Movies like The Secret Life of Pets 2

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The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Japan, USA
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: funny, light, colourful, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, talking animals, animals, adventure, animal, pet, friendship, terrier, rodent, cat, talking dog, guinea pig, rabbit, parakeet, basset hound, dachshund

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, entertaining and clever films with plots about friendship, talking animals, adventure, family, animals, dialogue and storytelling mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Secret Life of Pets 2: Open Season: Scared Silly (2015), Open Season 2 (2008), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017), Horton Hears a Who! (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
Style: light, funny, colourful, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pet, dog, animals, adventure, friendship, family, talking animals, terrier, animal, rodent, sewer, runaway ...
Place: manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Open Season: Scared Silly (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The humans and animals believe a werewolf is on the loose, and former hunter Shaw uses the opportunity to re-open the season. Boog, Elliot, and Mr. Weenie have to face their fears and find the werewolf to get the season closed permanently.
Style: feel good, not serious, colourful, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: bear, deer, animal life, adventure, friendship, talking animals, teaching the ways of the world, rescue, buddies, forest, creativity, pets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 20K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, bear, dachshund, talking animals, odd couple, disorder, getting home, teaching the ways of the world, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, ...
Style: entertaining, funny, colourful, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: fireworks, ice age, crystal, volcano, meteor shower, explosion, prophecy, animals, talking animals, family, adventure, asteroid ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
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: entertaining, funny, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, heroine, evil sorcerer, rescue, journey, saving a life, personal growth, greed, mistrust, escape, village, reboot ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, rescue, adventure, friendship, elephant, family, determination, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, danger, talking animals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 113K
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.
Style: funny, entertaining, light, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kung fu, anthropomorphism, fantasy world, village, talking animals, dragon, good versus evil, martial arts, panda, father son reunion, fight scenes, adventure ...
Place: china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, buddies, working undercover, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: shanghai, new york, shanghai china, venice, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 132K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, cat, friendship, talking cat, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, treasure hunt, talking animals, magic, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 172K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: exciting, humorous, touching, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, human animal relationship, adventure, unlikely partners, family, fish out of water, cat, dog, pets, disney, hamster, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: missouri, illinois, ohio, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Set in the African savannah, the film follows Kion as he assembles the members of the 'Lion Guard'. Throughout the film, the diverse team of young animals will learn how to utilize each of their unique abilities to solve problems and ...
Style: colourful, feel good, sentimental, light, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, anthropomorphic animal, danger, animal life, animals, hyena, lion, talking animals, family, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 113K
Sing (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.
Style: entertaining, funny, light, inspirational, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: singing, singing competition, concert, self confidence, music, animals, talking animals, creativity, friendship, mentor, flashback, furry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.7
 24K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, heist, squirrel, friendship, crime gone awry, friends, unlikely partners, fish out of water, chase, betrayal, talking animals, rat ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 190K
Rio (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Brazil
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: exciting, humorous, touching, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, birds, family, parrot, jungle, fear of flying, love and romance, poacher, talking bird, endangered species, goofy hero, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, minnesota, rio de janeiro, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 62K
Trolls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lovable and friendly, the trolls love to play around. But one day, a mysterious giant shows up to end the party. Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the ...
Style: colourful, light, entertaining, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: troll, princess, friendship, escape, hiding, fireworks, hugging, family, music, fantasy world, dancing, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.1
 1K
Deep (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, USA, China, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 2100, when humanity has abandoned the earth, a colony of extravagant creatures still thrives in the deepest abyss of the ocean.
Style: light, sweet, feel good, colourful
Audience: kids
Plot: anthropomorphism, journey, underwater, ocean, peril, heroic mission, life risking, friendship, talking animals, happy ending, partners, danger ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 89K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: feel good, colourful, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, obsessive quest, tree, childhood, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, danger, greed, adventure, deforestation, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 186K
Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, escapades, master villain, master and servant, assistant, mad scientist, imaginary, female villain, super villain, adventure, storytelling, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, prehistoric times, 1960s, year 1968
Place: antarctica, england, florida, usa, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 142K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, squirrel, turtle, adventure, garden, friendship, family, animal life, heroic mission, resourceful, fish out of water, environmentalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.3
 831K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, friendship, family, dreams, friends, dog, obsessive quest, loneliness, aging, mischievous children, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 209K
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: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: underwater, fish, memory loss, adventure, friendship, family, ocean, amnesia, octopus, reunion, self doubt, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 326K
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: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, island, rescue, jungle, danger, adventure, wilderness, journey, escape, animal life, giraffe, hippopotamus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, antarctica, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.1
 555
Ribbit (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, USA
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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, family, escapades, friendship, misfit, obsessive quest, animal life, self discovery, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 84K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, benign alien, alien, family, alien invasion, imaginary, save the world, escapades, danger, odd couple, distant planet ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: cross country, usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, exciting, touching, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, ice age, jungle, adventure, friendship, talking animals, squirrel, rescue, pregnancy, bridge, birth, insanity ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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, funny, entertaining, stylized, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, partners, iceberg, friendship, getting home, ice age, ship, natural disaster, pirate ship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 28K
Hop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: easter, easter bunny, audition, desire for fame, ambition, track down, leaving home, family relations, nothing goes right, fish out of water, hollywood, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: circus, getting home, family, adventure, friendship, friends, getting along, disorder, buddies, animal life, verbal byplay, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, africa, atlantic ocean, monte carlo, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
 153K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shark, fish, underwater, adventure, animal life, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, talking animals, animals, anchor, reggae ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 77K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, animal life, adventure, buddies, partners, danger, bear, deer, wilderness, fish out of water, hunting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%