Movies and TV shows like The New Lassie

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The New Lassie (1989)
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The New Lassie (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The New Lassie is an American children and family oriented drama series which aired in first-run syndication from September 8, 1989 to February 15, 1992. The series stars Will Estes as Will McCullough, Lassie's new master. Real life husband and wife Christopher and Dee Wallace-Stone co-starred as Will's parents. The New Lassie is essentially a sequel to the 1954 series, and was the latest in the line of works featuring the Lassie character, which debuted in the 1943 film Lassie Come Home, followed by several more movies and the aforementioned television series, which ran from 1954 to 1973.
Plot: dog, family, boy and dog, family relations, father son relationship, boy dog relationship, human dog relationship, mother son relationship

Most similar movies to The New Lassie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, touching and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, dog, family, friendship, adventure, father son relationship and youth mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like The New Lassie: Belle and Sebastian (1965), Run, Joe, Run (1974), Lassie (1994), Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1965), Wishbone (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Belle and Sebastian (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Mountain-based adventures of a young boy and his dog in a small village in the southern Alps.
Plot: village, mountain, boy dog relationship, friendship, animal, dog, little boy, boy, human animal relationship, animals, boy and dog, human dog relationship
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95%
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Run, Joe, Run (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Run, Joe, Run was a Saturday morning television program that aired on NBC from 1974 to 1976. It centered around Joe, a German Shepherd in the military's K-9 Corp., and his master, Sergeant Will Corey. One day, during training, Joe was falsely ...
Plot: on the run, dog, rescue, u.s. army, soldier, bounty hunter, barking dog, escape, owner dog relationship, boy dog relationship, dog actor, false accusation ...
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73%
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Lassie (1994)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: boy dog relationship, coming of age, countryside, dog, family, friendship, pets, mischievous children, family life, teenage life, father son relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Please Don't Eat the Daisies is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 14, 1965 to April 22, 1967. The series was based upon the 1957 book by Jean Kerr and 1960 film starring Doris Day and David Niven. The series ran for 58 ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: suburbs, family, german shepherd, sheepdog, family relations, maid, professor, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, dog, husband wife relationship, college ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: boy dog relationship, survival, wilderness, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, teenage life, young heroes, danger, youth, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
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65%
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Wishbone (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wishbone is a children's television show that aired from 1995 to 1997 in the United States. The show's title character is a Jack Russell Terrier of the same name. Wishbone lives with his owner Joe Talbot in the fictional modern town of ...
Style: educational, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, talking animals, storytelling, literature, adventurer, pretense, teenage life, make believe, animal life, adventure, family ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Caddie Woodlawn (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The exciting adventures of an 11-year-old tomboy growing up in the Wisconsin frontier of the 1860s. Based on the children's book.
Style: suspense
Plot: frontier, river, tomboy, brother sister relationship, prank, dress, pioneer, farm, american indian, large family, flower, native american ...
Time: 1800s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: wisconsin, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An all-new Disney holiday classic is born - Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups. Starring a brand-new litter of the cutest talking pups ever - Hope, Jingle, Charity, and Noble - it's perfect for the whole family. When Mrs. Claus travels to Pineville, ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, santa claus, christmas, family relations, adventure, friends, stowaway, disorder, pets, animal life, family gatherings, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Famous Five (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Famous Five is a British television series based on the children's books of the same name by Enid Blyton. It was broadcast on ITV over two series in 1978 and 1979. It was produced by Southern Television in 26 half-hour episodes.
Style: detective series
Plot: strong female lead, tough girl, friendship, amateur sleuth, strong female character, dog, children, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Smoke (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Chris is haunted by the death of his father and resentful of his stepfather Cal. He befriends a lost dog and names it Smoke, but tries to keep it a secret for fear Cal will take the dog away.
Style: emotional, feel good, touching, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, family, coming of age, adventure, betrayal, youth, teenage life, estrangement, remarry, animal life, farm, barking ...
Time: 60s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Belle and Sebastian, Friends for Life (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 12 year-old Sebastian has decided not to follow his father and Angelina to Canada, deciding to stay in the alps to watch over Belle who has now become the mother of three beautiful pups. When a stranger arrives claiming to be Belle’s rightful ...
Style: sincere, touching, stylized, scenic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: boy dog relationship, dog, search and rescue, abduction, friendship, escape, villain, parents and children, saving a life, puppy, family relations, boy and dog ...
Time: 1940s
Place: alps
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51%
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Flipper (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sea, dolphins, family relations, park ranger, young heroes, escapades, adventure, save the day, friendship, youth, danger, swimming ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Belle and Sebastian: The Adventure Continues (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: September, 1945. Sebastian impatiently waits for the return of his friend Angelina, whom he has not seen for two years. When the plane carrying the young woman to her small village in the Alps is reported to have crashed in the mountains, Sebastian ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, feel good, exciting, light
Plot: dog, little boy, boy, friendship, boy and dog, missing person, orphan, courage, airplane accident, family secret, strong female character, mountain ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, year 1945
Place: alps
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49%
 4.5
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The Voronins (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: The main characters of the series are an ordinary family. The family consists of the following: Kostya (a sports journalist), his wife Vera (a housewife) and their children: Masha and the twins Philip and Kirill. Right on the same landing, where the ...
Style: sitcom, entertaining, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, relationship problems, parent child relationship, mother son relationship, relatives, everyday life, mother in law daughter in law relationship, family values, brawl ...
Place: russia
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47%
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Katts and Dog (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Katts and Dog is a French and Canadian-produced television series which ran from 1988 to 1993. It was known as Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop in the United States where it originally aired on CBN Cable/The Family Channel and Rintintin Junior in France on La ...
Plot: police dog, boy, dog actor, police, family relations, uncle nephew relationship, canadian, police officer, teenage boy, car chase, german shepherd, dog
Place: canada
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44%
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Patrik Pacard (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Series about a boy who meets scientists involved in the discovery of a chemical which makes it possible to grow everything everywhere. He becomes entangled in the operations of secret services who try to steal the formula.
Style: humorous
Plot: family relations, spy, genetic engineering, german
Time: 80s
Place: norway, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 152
Jonny Briggs (1985)
Genre: Family
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Jonny Briggs is a Children's BBC television programme first broadcast in 1985. It revolves around the exploits of a young boy, the eponymous hero, his pet dog, Razzle, and his eccentric family members: Mam and Dad, older sister Rita and older ...
Plot: rabbit, schoolboy, pet dog, boy, family home, dog, classroom, school life, boy and dog, twin sister, parent child relationship, twin sisters ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Rusty: A Dog's Tale (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two orphans named Jory and Tess live with their grandparents. However, their cousins Bart and Bertha try to take them away because the two kids have trust funds from their dead parents. When Bart and Bertha kidnap the newborn puppies, Rusty the dog ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, rescue, child custody, dog, mischievous children, danger, youth, young heroes, daring rescue, anti heroes, animal life, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Noah's Castle (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: TV drama series set in a time of social and economic collapse where hyper-inflation has lead to food shortages and mass riots. A desperate husband and father, Norman Mortimer (David Neal), takes his family to a large house in the country where he ...
Plot: birthday party, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, family in danger, economic crisis, riot, country house, british, punk, distopia, family relations, gun ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Incredible Journey (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?
Style: touching, realistic, serious, uplifting, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, wilderness, adventure, cat, family, friendship, survival, on the road, hopes, getting home, escapades, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Fuzzbucket (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: In the vein of "Harvey", an invisible creature befriends a 12 year old boy. Of course, no one else can see him nor believes in him.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: junior high school, missing person, creature, imaginary friend, friends, family relations, disorder, parents and children, siblings relations, friendship, youth, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: America is in the depths of the Great Depression. Families drift apart when faraway jobs beckon. In this masterful, atmospheric adventure, a courageous young girl (Meredith Salenger) confronts overwhelming odds when she embarks on a cross-country ...
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: adventure, on the road, wolf, family, friendship, hopes, custody, against the odds, missing person, youth, great depression, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1935, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington state, colorado, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show is an American syndicated science fiction sitcom based on the 1989 film, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. It expands upon the original film's concept of a shrinking experiment gone wrong to include a myriad of ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, sitcom
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, family, scientist, nerd, inventor, youth, escapades, danger, imaginary, adventure, disorder, cloning ...
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Beethoven's 3rd (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite St. Bernard returns in this family film about man's best friend. Richard Newton, his wife Beth and kids Brennan and Sara shove off in their camper for a road trip. Along the way, they gain a new passenger: slobbery ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dog, pets, family life, human dog relationship, nothing goes right, family, escapades, parents and children, silly humor, disorder, reunion ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, on the road, rescue, friendship, family, adventure, pets, escapades, dog movie, animal life, silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
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Blinker-Ciko (1982)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Roman Hlava grew up with his diplomat parents in Latin America where he had been home-schooled by his over doting mother. The over indulgence of affection and praise has given the boy an over confidence. This is quickly squashed by his new peers ...
Plot: female director, dog, diplomat, friend, ecology, vacation, father son relationship, nature, summer, school, friendship, mother son relationship
Place: czechoslovakia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Thorn Castle (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Hungary
TV show
Story: A story about two urban boys, who spend a summer at the romantic Kis-Balaton side with an old field keeper, and gradually change their point of view about their civilized life, and fall in love with the nature.
Plot: eagle, teenager, nature, teacher, lake, cigar smoking, crab, classmate, smoking, sunburn, fishing, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Plush Family (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: A family that deals with the conflicts and problems of daily life but in a comical and exaggerated way with the particularity that they live in a city that is built entirely of stuffed animals and with all the stuffed accessories.
Style: light, visually appealing, funny, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: husband wife relationship, teenager, lifestyle, mother daughter relationship, fantasy world, family relations, father daughter relationship, fictional reality show, teenage boy, father son relationship, friends, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ms. Bear (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four paws for this wonderful family film. Cute 7-year-old rescues a helpless and bumbling bear cub as the two set off on an adventure to reunite the cub with its mommy.
Style: semi serious
Plot: family relations, bear, wilderness, family life, adoption, family, heroes, babies and infants, youth, adventure, animal life, child's point of view ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The New Adventures of the Black Stallion (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, France, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of The Black Stallion is a television series that was loosely based on the movies The Black Stallion and The Black Stallion Returns, which starred Mickey Rooney and Richard Ian Cox, as a trainer and a teenaged horse racer. The series ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: gambling, horse race, horse trainer, horse, racehorse, adventure, family, hopes, follow your dream, young heroes, human spirit, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%