Movies like Dolittle

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Dolittle (2020)
 6.8
 343
Dolittle (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A physician discovers that he can talk to animals.
Plot: ship, voyage, doctor, animal, animals, queen victoria, veterinarian, close up of eye, talking animals, talking to an animal, close up of mouth
Time: victorian england

Most similar movies to Dolittle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, entertaining, exciting and clever films with plots about family, adventure, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor and life philosophy mostly in Family, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Dolittle: Gulliver's Travels (2010), Paddington 2 (2017), Peter Rabbit (2018), A Dog's Purpose (2017), Jumanji (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 39K
Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dr. John Dolittle the beloved doctor is back, but this time around he plays cupid to bumbling circus bear Archie as he's so smitten by a Pacific Western bear female, Ava. Dr. Dolittle must help a group of forest creatures to save their forest. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bear, family, veterinarian, couple relations, teaching the ways of the world, goofy hero, rescue, fish out of water, danger, couples, animal life, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, antarctica, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This time around Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, ship, witch, good versus evil, family, prince, obsessive quest, adventure, mouse, boat, king ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Get ready for the wildest adventure of a lifetime in the most ambitious production ever brought to film. Earning a 1967 Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, this dazzling fantasy turns both ordinary and exotic animals into talking, dancing and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: island, animals, village, friendship, shell, parrot, snail, rainstorm, vegetarian, family, adventure, doctors and patients ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1840s, 1930s
Place: england, africa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Doctor Dolittle (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A successful physician and devoted family man, John Dolittle (Eddie Murphy) seems to have the world by the tail, until a long suppressed talent he possessed as a child, the ability to communicate with animals is suddenly reawakened with a vengeance! ...
Style: light, funny, emotional, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, clinic, animal human communication, doctor, dog, african american, talking animals, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, monkey, adventure ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, getting home, prisoner, disorder, mysterious place, imaginary kingdom, escapades, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.8
 50K
Paddington 2 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.
Style: funny, exciting, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: bear, friendship, false accusation, prison, deception, prisoner, criminal, book, trust, chase, disguise, jail ...
Place: london, south america, peru, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 30K
Peter Rabbit (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Rabbit's feud with Mr. McGregor escalates to greater heights than ever before as they rival for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, not serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rabbit, trap, jealousy, friendship, painter, human animal relationship, animal life, garden, dynamite, struggle for survival, talking animals, inheritance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Dog's Purpose (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.
Style: touching, sweet, sentimental, sad, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dog, reincarnation, animals, life & death, human animal relationship, dog movie, transformation, happy ending, adaptation, police dog, talking animals, love ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 275K
Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, jungle, mischievous children, parallel world, getting home, disappearance, young heroes, danger, childhood, time travel, board game, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 60s, 1860s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the sequel to Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland", Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, surreal, funny
Audience: family outing
Plot: dark fantasy, fantasy world, queen, clock, imagination, sister sister relationship, rabbit, adventure, magic, beautiful scenery, chess, castle ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 117K
Stuart Little (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The adventures of a heroic and debonair stalwart mouse named Stuart Little with human qualities, who faces some comic misadventures while searching for his lost bird friend and living with a human family as their child.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mouse, adoption, cat, adventure, orphan, kidnapping, anthropomorphic mouse, kids and family, friendship, mischievous children, fish out of water, orphanage ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: life turned upside down, adventurer, adventure, young heroes, escapades, teenage life, missing person, family in danger, chase, youth, supernatural, island ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Pirates of the Plain (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Pirates of the Plain" details the adventure of Jezebel Jack, a pirate with a heart of gold that is sent to the future where he meets Bobby, a young boy with an overactive imagination.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventurer, family life, youth, danger, countryside, rescue, ship, friends, family relations, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.5
 2K
Striped Trip (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Soviet cruise ship "Evgeni Onegin" is carrying cages with tigers and lions for a Soviet Circus. One loose monkey unlocks all cages, letting the tigers and lions out. Poor passengers and crew have no place to run. The captain abandons his ...
Style: sweet, humorous, romantic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: tiger, danger, animal training, sea voyage, ship, human animal relationship, fall in love, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, strong female lead, ship captain ...
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, island, child spy, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, genetic engineering, good versus evil, scientist, villain, family, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teleportation, kidnapping, teenager, puppet, animal, train, dinosaur, teen angst, youth, danger, misfit, time travel ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 53K
Zookeeper (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A comedy about a zookeeper who might be great with animals, but he doesn't know anything about the birds and the bees. The man can't find love, so he decides to quit his job at the zoo, but his animal friends try to stop him and teach him ...
Style: humorous, funny, comic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: talking animals, zoo, friendship, goofy hero, wooing, romance, teaching the ways of the world, looking for love, disorder, monkey, animals, ostrich ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 56K
Pan (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Living a bleak existence at a London orphanage, 12-year-old Peter finds himself whisked away to the fantastical world of Neverland. Adventure awaits as he meets new friend James Hook and the warrior Tiger Lily. They must band together to save ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, fantasy world, pirate, flying, adventure, mischievous children, danger, escapades, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, good versus evil, child protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 18th century, future
Place: mine, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Dolittle sends her daughter to 'Durango', a Dude Ranch, to find herself. While there, she uses her talent to talk to the animals in order to save Durango from being taken over by a neighboring Ranch.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: animal, pets, animal life, family life, family, friends, family relations, ranch, fish out of water, odd couple, misfit, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, family, deadly creature, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Master of Disguise (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, family, supernatural, heroic mission, disorder, master villain, confined, supernatural ability, danger, rescue, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Little Monsters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, monster, horror for children, family, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, wish come true, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, best friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Cat in the Hat (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Conrad and Sally Walden are home alone with their pet fish. It is raining outside, and there is nothing to do. Until The Cat in the Hat walks in the front door. He introduces them to their imagination, and at first it's all fun and games, until ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, talking cat, adventure, rescue, fish out of water, friendship, mischievous children, disorder, youth, danger, goofy hero, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 217K
Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, duel, fairy, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, self discovery, pirate, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century
Place: england, big ben london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Herbie Goes Bananas (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The adorable little VW helps its owners break up a counterfeiting ring in Mexico.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: car chase, family, adventure, disorder, buddies, partners, contests and competitions, escapades, chases and races, nothing goes right, underdog, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, fairy tale, captivating, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, escape from reality, fantasy world, imagination, queen, cat, magical, journey, transformation, magic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 1870s, victorian era
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
 4K
Show Dogs (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Max, a macho, solitary Rottweiler police dog is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious Dog Show, along with his human partner, to avert a disaster from happening.
Style: entertaining, funny, humorous, sweet
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: partners, dog movie, talking animals, police dog, working undercover, police, exhibition, smuggling, police investigation, buddy cop, dog, undercover
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 87K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: touching, sweet, humorous, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, goofy hero, bear, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, jungle, kids and family, adoption, escape, disorder, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 101K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, light, humorous, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, child spy, young heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, kidnapping, fantasy world, escapades, danger, secret agents, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Night at the Museum (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits. Larry tries desperately to keep the museum ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, biting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: magical, adventure, museum, dinosaur, new job, security guard, chaos, objects come to life, family, disorder, ancient, artifact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, rome italy, manhattan new york city, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%