Movies like Merry Madagascar

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Merry Madagascar (2009)
 6.6
 6K
Merry Madagascar (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The Zoosters are back in an all-new holiday adventure. When Santa and his reindeer crash onto the island of Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melman and those wacky penguins to save Christmas. Get ready for a sleigh full of laughs in this hilarious new holiday classic.
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, not serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic, sweet, light, intense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, friendship, talking animals, hippopotamus, penguins, family, escapades, holiday, disorder, animal life, save the day, amnesia, reindeer, christmas present, giraffe, zebra, lemur, anthropomorphism, love, magic, happy ending, anthropomorphic animal, animals, heroes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, new york, africa

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Most similar movies to Merry Madagascar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, sweet and entertaining films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, computer animation, talking animals, disorder and friends mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Merry Madagascar: Madagascar (2005), The Penguins of Madagascar (2008), Prep & Landing (2009), Despicable Me (2010), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 394K
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, lion, escape, jungle, island, adventure, animal life, rescue, zebra, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
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Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, penguins, talking animals, bird, friendship, disorder, plan gone awry, friends, nothing goes right, buddies, escapades ...
Place: madagascar, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, not serious, feel good, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: talking animals, circus, animals, lion, zebra, getting home, penguins, friendship, hippopotamus, giraffe, unlikely friendships, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, europe, atlantic ocean, africa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prep & Landing (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, 3d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: workplace, rookie, christmas, partners, escapades, workplace situations, family, santa claus, holiday, partnership, disorder, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 532K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: family, disney, adoption, super villain, orphan, escapades, lifestyle change, chase, friendship, villain, theft, little girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, north korea, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, lion, friendship, farce, hippopotamus, zebra, penguins, jungle, friends, escape, survival, giraffe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, madagascar, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: toys, family, disney, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, getting home, escapades, talking animals, christmas, friends, heroes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Shrek the Halls (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new holiday classic. Shrek is back and trying to get into the spirit of the season. After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they'll remember, he is forced to take a crash course ...
Style: christmas special, fairy tale, humorous, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: holiday, friendship, family, escapades, adventure, fish out of water, odd couple, family gatherings, family life, christmas, imaginary kingdom, donkey ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, talking animals, adventure, family, rescue, disorder, heroic mission, escapades, friends, bird, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 24K
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: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, dachshund, animal life, talking animals, friendship, escapades, bear, deer, forest, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: scientist, adventure, friendship, inventor, food, animals, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, island, save the day, family, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2013
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, santa claus, holiday, family, magical, race against time, escapades, reindeer, hi-tech, letter, adventure, clumsiness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, toronto ontario canada, idaho, tanzania, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 882K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, date night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, monster, creature, adventure, friends, rivalry, talking animals, parallel world, misfit, villain, invisibility, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 156K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, 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, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, cat, adventure, talking cat, imaginary kingdom, friendship, magic, sword fight, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, happy ending ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night
Plot: lion, imaginary kingdom, rescue, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, jungle, family, disorder, heroic mission, coming of age, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 267K
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: humorous, feel good, light, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, adventure, memory loss, family, kids and family, animals, amnesia, fish, friendship, talking animals, shark, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.8
 5K
Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, pets, dog, save the world, obsessive quest, heroic mission, disorder, goofy hero, escapades, rivalry, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, parody, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, friends, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, elementary school, disorder, orphan, escapades, save the day, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Madagascar: A Little Wild (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The early years of the Madagascar heroes Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, as they grow up in a rescue habitat at the Central Park Zoo.
Style: entertaining, witty, colourful, not serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: hippopotamus, penguins, childhood, anthropomorphism, friendship, talking animals, animal life, zoo, zebra, giraffe, animals, lion ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Recess: School's Out (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Recess: School's Out is a 2001 animated film based on the Disney television series Recess. This film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and was released theatrically nationwide on February 16, 2001.It's the most exciting time of year at ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: school, summer camp, elementary school, friendship, adventure, family, troublemaker, friends, partners, young heroes, buddies, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, supernatural, supernatural ability, mischievous children, heroic mission, friendship, wildlife, escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, kenya, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 22K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, bear, friendship, escapades, save the day, disorder, buddies, environmental health, endangered species, picnic, justice, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Fairly Odd Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: After Timmy Turner causes Santa amnesia he must become the new Santa in order to save Christmas.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: holiday, christmas, family, wish come true, disorder, friends, save the day, elf, christmas season, amnesia, flying car, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, heroic mission, animal life, partners, friendship, escapades, adventure, buddies, friends, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dreamworks Spooky Stories (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In these spooktacular stories, your favorite DreamWorks characters from the blockbuster hits Shrek and Monsters vs. Aliens return in these chilling tales for the whole family.
Style: witty, feel good, not serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, good versus evil, disorder, escapades, family, heroes, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, reluctant partners, friends, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens to be the Krabby Patty secret formula. When the entire city of Bikini Bottom is put in danger, SpongeBob, ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, captivating, absurd ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, talking animals, adventure, best friends, anthropomorphic animal, superhero, fish out of water, ocean, good versus evil, goofy hero, silly humor, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pacific ocean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 57K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, friendship, young heroes, prejudice, steampunk, family, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, children ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 42K
The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sweet, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: rescue, family, farce, disorder, kidnapping, chase, friends, good versus evil, escapades, magical power, creature, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: When Brainy Smurf is favored to win the annual Smurfberry Hunt for the ninth year in a row, Gutsy Smurf sets out to discover how Brainy wins every year. Gutsy’s investigation takes him into spooky Smurfy Hollow–and right into Gargamel’s trap! ...
Style: funny, entertaining, exciting, not serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, competition, trap, ghost, pumpkin, talking animals, friends, family, wizards, adventure, magic, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: talking animals, animal life, friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, wish come true, siblings relations, rescue, curses spells and rituals, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%