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
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, uplifting, touching, emotional, sad, vintage
Audience: teens
Plot: world war one, chase, soldier, rescue, army, animal rescue, battles, adventure, friendship, human spirit, hopes, war, dog, baseball, animal protagonist, french army, animals, combat, ship, train, food, violence, tough guy, immigrants, gas mask ...
Time: 20th century, twentieth 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, feel good, entertaining and light films with plots about adventure, friendship, escapades, family, friends, danger and animals mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure 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, light, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: bird, world war two, friendship, adventure, disney, animals, hopes, heroic mission, human spirit, escapades, against the odds, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, england, france, europe, big ben london
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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, touching, sweet, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, dog, loneliness, hopes, adventure, friendship, animals, follow your dream, family, talking animals, friends, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: south america, venezuela, mount everest, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: feel good, inspirational, touching, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: horse, friendship, animals, wild horse, adventure, freedom, family, native american, native americans, beautiful scenery, animal life, getting home ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
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Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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, entertaining, humorous, stylized, buddy comedy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, disorder, disney, partners, friends, animals, hunting, animal life, wilderness, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: space travel, adventure, friendship, partners, spacewalk, friends, best friends, training, anthropomorphism, dog, space exploration, teamwork ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: light, feel good, colourful, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, cat, guinea pig, talking dog, talking cat, terrier, rabbit, animals, talking animals, pets, pet dog, animal life ...
Place: new york, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Aviators (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, War
Country: Spain, Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A bird that wants to become a hero, a carrier pigeon with an endless list of achievements under his belt and a mouse inventor who want to fly at all costs are some of the characters in this animated film. Peace reigns in a farm located in the ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, captivating, semi serious, 2d animation
Audience: family outing
Plot: world war one, cartoon bird, airplane, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic animal, pigeon, cartoon mouse, aerial combats, air force, bird, adventure, air battle ...
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50%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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, sweet, witty, stylized, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: family, talking animals, animals, friendship, adventure, animal life, unlikely partners, parents and children, pirate, natural disaster, iceberg, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Shark Bait (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, adventure, cons and scams, friendship, destiny, fall in love, animal life, family relations, disorder, treasure hunt, good versus evil, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Balto II: Wolf Quest (2001)
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: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, dog, pets, dream, heroes, against the odds, friends, family relations, daring rescue, orphan, escapades ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
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Rio (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Captured by smugglers when he was just a hatchling, a macaw named Blu never learned to fly and lives a happily domesticated life in Minnesota with his human friend, Linda. Blu is thought to be the last of his kind, but when word comes that Jewel, a ...
Style: touching, humorous, funny, exciting, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: animals, bird, adventure, talking animals, parrot, jungle, friendship, happy ending, kids and family, family, good versus evil, flying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, minnesota, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Blue Elephant (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: India, Thailand
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young elephant goes on an extraordinary adventure and learns important lessons along the way about friendship, love and courage.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, elephant, animals, animal life, friendship, friends, animal protagonist, bravery, group of friends, animal that acts human, search for father, wild animal ...
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40%
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Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: animals, friendship, memory loss, adventure, shark, friends, courage, family, father son relationship, rescue, talking animals, odd couple ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new south wales, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Land Before Time (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 69 min.
Story: An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, ...
Style: feel good, touching, colourful, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, family, tyrannosaurus rex, animals, disney, talking animals, earthquake, natural disaster, babies and infants, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Thomas & Friends: Misty Island Rescue (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The engines are hard at work to build the new Sodor Search and Rescue Center. When Thomas helps a friend in need, he is rewarded with an exciting trip to the Mainland. Along the way, he gets lost at sea and finds himself on the mysterious Misty ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, funny, captivating ...
Audience: toddlers, kids
Plot: thomas the tank engine, adventure, rescue, getting home, chase, anthropomorphic train, friendship, train travel, transportation, friends, problem solving, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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39%
 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, humorous, touching, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wild animal, zebra, survival, obsessive quest, friendship, misfit, heroic mission, leaving home, save the day, odd couple, wilderness, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, fox, adventure, friendship, disney, love and romance, talking animals, love, insect, autumn, teaching the ways of the world, family life ...
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39%
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: entertaining, captivating, light, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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39%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
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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, captivating, exciting, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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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, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
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39%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and the other sled dogs are feeling dejected because the mail that used to be delivered by dogsled is now being delivered by airplanes. But when a mail plane crashes in the mountains, the dogs come to the rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, airplane, friendship, rescue, survival, against the odds, heroic mission, adventure, contests and competitions, heroes, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, entertaining, fairy tale, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, animals, dalmatian, puppy, female villain, chase, pets, fashion, adventure, rescue, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, britain ...
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38%
Dory's Reef Cam (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
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Story: Dive into the waters below and watch the aquatic wildlife from the world of Nemo and Dory.
Style: light, sweet, touching, humorous, feel good ...
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Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, humorous
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Plot: rescue, rescue mission, egg, adventure, friendship, satire, animals, animal protagonist, friends, group of friends, escapades, anthropomorphic animal
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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, entertaining, funny, humorous, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: animals, friendship, jungle, adventure, talking animals, unlikely friendships, penguins, island, animal life, friends, lion, zebra ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, touching, fairy tale, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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Time: 1910s, 70s, 20th century, edwardian era
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, entertaining, sweet, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens ...
Plot: friendship, mouse, adventure, talking animals, bird, disorder, rescue, friends, escapades, heroic mission, cat, adoption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ten Commandments (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This vibrantly animated feature recounts the biblical epic of the Hebrew prophet Moses and the Ten Commandments. Led by the word of God, Moses challenges the ominous Egyptian pharaoh, performs miracles and guides the chosen people on a 40-year ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: miraculous event, good versus evil, escapades, siblings relations, rivalry, destiny, rescue, human spirit, religions or cults, family relations, royal family, against the odds ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
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Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: feel good, light, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, memory loss, family, animals, fish, adventure, kids and family, amnesia, ocean, shark, friendship, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Arctic Dogs (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Italy, UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Animals band together to save the day when the evil Otto Von Walrus hatches a sinister scheme to accelerate global warming and melt the Arctic Circle.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, exciting, entertaining ...
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