Movies like Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

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Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero (2018)
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Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, History, War
Country: Ireland, France, USA, Canada, Belgium, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The true story of the most decorated dog in American military history -- Sgt. Stubby -- and the enduring bonds he forged with his brothers-in-arms in the trenches of World War I.
Style: captivating, factual, touching, uplifting, emotional, vintage
Plot: world war one, chase, soldier, rescue, dog, army, animal rescue, battles, baseball, adventure, friendship, battlefield, human spirit, hopes, danger, war hero, war, cooking, animals, animal, trapped, ship, violence, food, tough guy ...
Time: twentieth century, 20th century
Place: paris france, yale university

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Most similar movies to Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, touching, feel good and exciting films with plots about friendship, adventure, danger, family, escapades, friends and rescue mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero: Valiant (2005), Up (2009), Open Season (2006), Space Dogs (2010), The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Valiant (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing Pigeon Service, he immediately sets out for London. On the way, he meets a smelly but friendly pigeon ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, hopes, human spirit, danger, escapades, against the odds, world war two, war, animals, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: england, london, france, europe, big ben london
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100%
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Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, sweet, exciting, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, unlikely friendships, follow your dream, loneliness, friendship, family, journey, talking animals, obsessive quest, dog, friends, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, mount everest, venezuela
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100%
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.
Style: touching, inspirational, feel good, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, girls' night
Plot: horse, wild horse, family, friendship, freedom, reunion, getting home, adventure, rescue, animal life, cowboy, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1800s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
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Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, entertaining, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, animal life, disney, hunting, talking animals, rescue, friends, danger, partners, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Space Dogs (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belka, the amazing flying dog is unexpectedly hurdled into the streets of Moscow when the rocket she is in malfunctions during one of her circus routines. Fortunately the crash leads her to meet a streetwise dog named Strelka and her irredeemable ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, light, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: space travel, friendship, adventure, outer space, partners, spacewalk, dog, stray dog, training, space mission, friends, best friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: light, funny, colourful, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, talking dog, guinea pig, animals, rabbit, terrier, cat, rodent, friendship, animal, pet, talking animals ...
Place: new york, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, adventure, disney, talking animals, animal life, animals, animal protagonist, pets, getting home, social differences, friendship, butler ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s, edwardian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
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39%
The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Those fun-loving eletrical appliances from the acclaimed animated hit 'The Brave Little Toaster' are back in an action-packed adventure with four all-new songs. This heartfelt and humorous full-length feature reunites Toaster, Blanky, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, computer virus, laboratory, friendship, obsessive quest, heroic mission, wounded animal, friends, family, danger, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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101 Dalmatians (1961)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, pets, dalmatian, chase, female villain, puppy, adventure, disney, animals, villainess, hopes, getting home ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Style: humorous, stylized, sweet, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: talking animals, family, animal life, adventure, pirate, unlikely partners, animals, friendship, getting home, computer animation, partners, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, love and romance, animal life, fish out of water, misfit, family, heroes, pets, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Snow Queen (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia, India, USA, Portugal, Brazil, Iran
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The ice-cold Snow Queen wishes to turn the world into a frozen landscape, with no light, no joy, no happiness, and no free will. A young man, Kai, is rumored to be the son of a man who is the queen's only remaining threat. He is abducted and ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, friendship, imaginary, youth, witchcraft, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, foe turned friend, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Tibetan Dog (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jiantan is a young boy who has to leave Xi'an after the death of his mother to go deep into the Tibetan prairies to start living with the father he barely remembers. His dad, LaGeBa, is a busy doctor who decided to depart from the city and ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, captivating, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: dog, adventure, friendship, friends, coming of age, parents and children, family relations, wilderness, rescue, couples, danger, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tibet, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica. This time they're wreaking havoc in Paris, France, where Tommy's dad Stu is summoned after yet ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, chase, family, babies and infants, mischievous children, fish out of water, friendship, family relations, heroes, goofy hero, rescue, single parent ...
Time: 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Balto II: Wolf Quest (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, pets, dog movie, danger, heroes, against the odds, friends, family relations, young heroes, daring rescue, orphan ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Monkey King: Hero Is Back (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The all-powerful Monkey King once roamed freely between Heaven and Earth, but after angering the Gods, he was imprisoned within an ice cage deep within the mountains. 500 years later, monsters attack a small village and a child flees to the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, colourful, light ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, danger, monster, heroism, friendship, monkey king, monkey, rescue, siege, battlefield, attack ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Animals United (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavour to save the delta and send a message to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animals, heroes, save the day, obsessive quest, heroic mission, animal life, friendship, partners, animal, escapades, buddies, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig knows how important friendship is - he learned that from a spider named Charlotte. So when Wilbur meets Cardigan, a lonely lamb, Wilbur immediately makes him his friend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hopes, danger, best friends, heroes, friends, computers and web, adventure, rescue, escapades, friendship, pets, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Casper Meets Wendy (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a warlock threatens Wendy the Good Little Witch, she and her aunts hide out at a resort where Casper the Ghost is vacationing with his uncles. Although Casper and Wendy are told ghosts and witches don't get along, the two are kindred ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ghost, mischievous children, rescue, supernatural, danger, adventure, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, best friends, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: road movie, touching, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: talking animals, friendship, unlikely friendships, adventure, animal life, rescue, journey, family, odd couple, escape, caveman, unlikely partners ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
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, animals, human animal relationship, talking animals, friendship, family, cartoon dog, pets, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, missouri, las vegas, illinois ...
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37%
Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as ...
Style: touching, colourful, captivating, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, lighthouse, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, mythical creature, ocean or sea, legends and myths, danger, lighthouse keeper, getting home ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dolphin: Story of a Dreamer (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Italy, Peru
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The amazing story of Daniel, a dolphin who abandons the safety of his pod to explore the ocean and discover the true purpose of his life.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: self discovery, adventure, friends, escapades, friendship, survival, ocean, ocean or sea, youth, danger, obsessive quest, underwater scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, dog, disney, animal life, fox, animals, adventure, reconciliation, friends, rescue, wounded animal, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who is destined to live the “same old” repetitive life confined on the ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, exciting, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: danger, animals, disorder, wilderness, anthropomorphism, animal life, parents and children, friendship, escapades, friends, adventure, dangerous animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Little Polar Bear (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This charming animated adventure follows a young polar bear, Lars, as he befriends Robbie, a seal. Together, these two form a friendship that proves different breeds of animals can get along perfectly well.
Style: touching, feel good, entertaining, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: polar bear, friendship, adventure, mischievous children, danger, escapades, youth, cartoon bear, animal life, friends, figment, ocean or sea ...
Place: holland, antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ooops! Noah is Gone... (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 ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: noah's ark, adventure, friendship, survival, self discovery, disorder, nothing goes right, chaos, ocean or sea, apocalypse, danger, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.
Style: reboot, funny, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, journey, rescue, saving a life, village, escape, mistrust, strong female character, greed, danger, adventure, heroine ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
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Khumba (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ostrich; they defeat the tyrannical leopard and save his herd.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: zebra, survival, friendship, obsessive quest, misfit, heroic mission, danger, save the day, wilderness, leaving home, odd couple, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
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Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, talking animals, animals, escape, jungle, lion, island, adventure, animal life, rescue, zebra, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%