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The New Adventures of the Black Stallion (1990)
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The New Adventures of the Black Stallion (1990)
Original name: The Adventures of the Black Stallion
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 originally ran on The Family Channel from September 15, 1990 to May 16, 1993, before cancellation. It has since been shown in re-runs throughout the world. Most of the episodes are set around Canada. During the second and third season, the show moves away from the farm, and has many episodes set in New Zealand, Paris and the United States. The Adventures of The Black Stallion was a Canada/France/New Zealand co-production and was filmed on location in British Columbia, Canada, as well as France and New Zealand.
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: gambling, racehorse, horse, horse race, horse trainer, adventure, heroes, family, friendship, youth, friends, family relations, human spirit, parents and children, athlete and trainer, follow your dream, rivalry, animal life, redemption, contests and competitions, underdog, haunted by the past, against the odds, bittersweet, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to The New Adventures of the Black Stallion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and realistic films and TV series with plots about friends, family, friendship, adventure, family relations, youth and young heroes mostly in Family, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like The New Adventures of the Black Stallion: The Black Stallion Returns (1983), The Black Stallion (1979), Flipper (1964), Casey's Shadow (1978), The Saddle Club (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, tense, semi serious, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, kidnapping, adventure, family, bittersweet, escapades, young heroes, youth, heroes, race against time ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
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The Black Stallion (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: horse, rescue, survival, friendship, family relations, horse race, shipwreck, training, poker, stallion, island, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
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74%
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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: realistic, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sea, dolphins, family relations, park ranger, save the day, adventure, young heroes, escapades, youth, friendship, swimming, animal life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
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Casey's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Casey's family raises and trains race horses, and their latest undersized foal named Casey's Shadow does not seem to have a lot going for it, but may turn out to be a champion.
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, sincere
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: against the odds, family relations, horse race, horse trainer, gambling, athlete and trainer, alcohol abuse, rich and poor, parents and children, workplace intrigue, down on your luck, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Saddle Club (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Saddle Club is a children's television series based on the books written by Bonnie Bryant and is an Australia/Canada co-production. Like the book series, the scripted live action series follows the lives of three teenage girls in training ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, horse riding, friendship, underdog, haunted by the past, against the odds, fall in love, obsession, parents and children, club, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Iron Will (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Will Stoneman's father dies, he is left alone to take care of his mother and their land. Needing money to maintain it, he decides to join a cross country dogsled race. This race will require days of racing for long hours, through harsh ...
Style: touching, feel good, captivating, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog sled, underdog, train, adventure, family, friends, gambling, human spirit, against the odds, friendship, world war one, sport ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: alaska, minnesota, canada, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Big Spender (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Orphan Eddie Burton is not bad, but too many screw-ups land him repeatedly in jail, so his 8-year old son Will, simply abandoned by his 'mother', has nobody else then Eddie's granny. When he hears about a program for convicts working ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: redemption, rehabilitation, prison, follow your dream, ambition, human spirit, against the odds, hopes, life is a bitch, rivalry, contests and competitions, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Skippy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Skippy the Bush Kangaroo is an Australian television series created by John McCallum, produced from 1966–1968, telling the adventures of a young boy and his intelligent pet kangaroo, and the various visitors to the fictional Waratah National Park ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, kangaroo, family, heroes, youth, pets, partners, adventure, odd couple, save the day, amateur detective, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Return of Tommy Tricker (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Welcome to the world of stamps with Tommy Tricker and friends as they learn the magic of travelling through time and space for the mere price of the postage. Though of course, nothing is as easy as it seems as they soon learn when they try to rescue ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, disorder, friends, siblings relations, race against time, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Black Beauty (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, pets, adventure, friendship, family, getting home, hopes, human animal relationship, farm, horse actor, compassion, animal rights ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
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Racing Stripes (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Shattered illusions are hard to repair -- especially for a good-hearted zebra named Stripes who's spent his life on a Kentucky farm amidst the sorely mistaken notion that he's a debonair thoroughbred. Once he faces the fact that his stark ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, inspirational, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: zebra, horse, underdog, animal life, farm, horse race, adventure, ambition, friendship, rivalry, rescue, contests and competitions ...
Place: kentucky, usa, new jersey, san francisco
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32%
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, wilderness, survival, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, youth, young heroes, teenage life, parents and children, child in peril ...
Place: canada, london
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32%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, desert, black horse, girl horse relationship, friendship, human animal relationship, rescue, survival, young heroes, family relations, mischievous children, orphan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, heroes, adventurer, adventure, family, survival, escapades, rescue, youth, mountain, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
H.R. Pufnstuf (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: H.R. Pufnstuf is a children's television series produced by Sid and Marty Krofft in the United States. It was the first Krofft live-action, life-size puppet program. The seventeen episodes were originally broadcast from September 6, 1969 to ...
Style: semi serious, fairy tale, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, puppet, magic, objects come to life, wizards and magicians, dragon, imaginary character, friends, friendship, kidnapping, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Bear with Me (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned bear cub is adopted by little Emily and her family. They name the cub Masha, raise her and release her back into the wild. Three years go by, and Emily is lost deep in the forest. Cold, frightened and alone in the darkness, she falls and ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, sincere
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, missing child, escapades, getting home, family life, forest, deforestation, environmental issue, poacher, animal life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cowgirls n' Angels (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of rodeo trick-riders recruits a young girl to join them.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse, rodeo, direction and purpose, friendship, self discovery, youth, hopes, parents and children, family relations, cowgirl, search for father, missing father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, oklahoma, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Dino Dan (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Join paleontologist-in-training Dan Henderson as he takes kids on a Jurassic journey to the land where lizards were as long as three school buses and terrifying T-Rex’s ruled.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, family, parents and children, youth, animal life, escapades, suburbs, family relations, society, mischievous children, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Crocodiles (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Hannes, growing up with his young, poor and single mother wants to join the coolest gang in the area, the Vorstadtkrokodile. When the ‘entry test’ goes wrong, Hannes’s life is saved by Kai, who is desperate to join too but is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, adventure, friendship, suburban life, suburbs, heroes, buddies, best friends, teenage life, youth, witnessing a crime, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ride a Wild Pony (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Scott, a poor farm boy, is given a wild pony from a wealthy ranch owner's herd to ride to and from school. Scott and his pony soon become an inseparable team, until one day the pony suddenly disappears. Soon after, the ranch owner's ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: farm, school, horse, pony, animal life, family relations, disability, friends, alcohol abuse, legends and myths, death in the family, downfall ...
Time: 1910s
Place: australia
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29%
The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful professional baseball player gets his ego in check via an unreality check when he travels back in time to his boyhood sandlot ball-playing days.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: friendship, sport team, baseball, youth, sport, friends, major league, buddies, contests and competitions, athlete's life, rivalry, ambition ...
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28%
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Bigfoot (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The whole family will enjoy huge laughs and giant, hairy adventures with this touching tale about a big-hearted Bigfoot. Lost in the forest, he befriends three kids, Percy, Madison and Leonard, who are determined to protect him. When two local ...
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: forest, rescue, adventure, friendship, friends, youth, school, captivity, sasquatch, rivalry, save the day, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Girl from Tomorrow is an Australian children's television series created by Film Australia. The series is based around Alana, a girl from the year 3000. At the start of the series, she is kidnapped by Silverthorn, a criminal from the year ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, clever
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: time travel, friendship, time machine, fish out of water, sent to the past, young heroes, teenage life, computers and web, adventure, getting home, master villain, changing the past or future ...
Time: 20th century, year 1990, future, 90s
Place: sydney australia, australia
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28%
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Angels in the Endzone (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: The football team jesse is on is terrible, after the death of his father Jesse quits the team. Then angels come to help the team get better and nobody can see them but Jesse's little brother.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, sport team, athlete and trainer, high school, teenage love, high school life, parents and children, family life, siblings relations, power relations, friends, family relations ...
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28%
Destined to Ride (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lily's life is turned upside down when she is forced to leave her friends to spend the summer on a remote ranch with her nature-loving aunt. She is surprised to meet an unlikely group of friends and Pistachio, the horse she has an unbreakable ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, rider horse relationship, horse race, summer, ranch, teenager, adaptation, transformation, family, adventure, escapades ...
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28%
War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Occupied France; Lebrac leads a play war between two rival kid gangs, but a girl he likes, who's Jewish, is in danger of being discovered by local Nazi sympathisers. Lebrac and the village must now respond to the reality of what's ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, village, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, fall in love, friendship, disorder, social relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Tom Sawyer (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer (LOUIS HOFMANN) has a head full of pranks and drives when he invents is not just a new adventure, preferably around with his best buddy Huck Finn (LEON SEIDEL) - much to the chagrin of his Aunt Polly (HEIKE MAKATSCH) with Tom and his ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: buddies, adventure, child's point of view, friendship, young heroes, adventurer, prank, adolescence vs adulthood, false accusation, escapades, cave, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, missouri, america, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, semi serious, sentimental, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: elevator, adventure, misfit, young heroes, escapades, heroes, youth, family, state affairs, world spanning, social relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, europe, new york, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Flipper (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new environment until a new friend comes into his life, a dolphin named Flipper, ...
Style: touching, exciting, feel good, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: dolphins, family relations, summer, family, adventure, friendship, escapades, young heroes, coming of age, youth, animal life, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Toothless (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: A female dentist is cast into limbo after her death in an accident and is given the assignment to act as the Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: afterlife, dentist, hopes, supernatural, young heroes, youth, heroes, romance, family, family life, friendship, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%