Movies like Luca

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Luca (2021)
 7.5
 93K
Luca (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, two young boys experience an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta and endless scooter rides. But all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: they are sea monsters from another world just below the water’s surface.
Style: funny, captivating, entertaining, light, psychotronic
Plot: friendship, sea monster, disney, magical creature, ocean, mythical creature, friends, water, seaside town, monster, secret, disguise, sea adventure, sea voyage, shapeshifting, aquatic humanoid, scooter, coming of age, pasta, adventure, sea creature, mermaid, magic, mystery, creature ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: italy, europe, riviera

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out entertaining, feel good, light and humorous films with plots about friendship, adventure, computer animation, friends, family, escapades and mentor mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Luca: Monsters University (2013), Home (2015), Monsters, Inc. (2001), Onward (2020), Bolt (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Monsters University (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: light, funny, feel good, humorous, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, disney, university, unlikely friendships, college, odd couple, teamwork, monster, student life, computer animation, foe turned friend, fraternity ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 2000s, 2010s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 96K
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: light, exciting, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, benign alien, alien, imaginary, save the world, family, odd couple, escapades, disney, danger, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 846K
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, funny, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, creature, adventure, imaginary, parallel world, friends, rivalry, talking animals, misfit, computer animation, invisibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.4
 123K
Onward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, modern fairy tale, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: elf, brother brother relationship, magic, disney, fantasy world, teenage boy, adventure, computer animation, dead father, teenage protagonist, fairy, van ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.8
 198K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: sweet, exciting, entertaining, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, adventure, animals, talking animals, human animal relationship, family, friendship, cartoon dog, pets, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, las vegas, missouri, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Taking place six years following the events of the first film, the story will center on Ralph's adventures in the Internet data space when a Wi-Fi router gets plugged into the arcade as he must find a replacement part to fix Sugar Rush.
Style: captivating, exciting, futuristic, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: disney, internet, adventure, friendship, computer, save the day, disney princess, giant, princess, deadly virus, girl, best friends ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 294K
Moana (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the demigod to set things right.
Style: entertaining, touching, colourful, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: disney, happy ending, adventure, ocean, mythology, island, magic, girl, young girl, disney princess, destiny, quest ...
Place: pacific ocean, polynesia, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 666K
Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, sweet, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, chef, food, cooking, cooking and food, rat, talking animals, unlikely friendships, mouse, odd couple, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 15K
Wish Dragon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Din, a working-class college student, and Long, a cynical but all-powerful dragon capable of granting wishes, set off on a hilarious adventure through modern day Shanghai in pursuit of Din's long-lost childhood friend, Lina.
Style: entertaining, semi serious, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: desire, dragon, magic, friendship, wish come true, childhood, best friend, escapades, adventure, wish fulfillment, magical power, magical ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 16K
Monster Trucks (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, psychotronic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage protagonist, creature, truck, monster, teenager, pickup truck, friendship, giant creature, car, escape, secret, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 56K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
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, danger, escapades, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: victorian, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 132K
Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary ...
Style: touching, sweet, scenic, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, friendship, fish, princess, magical, transformation, adventure, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, imaginary kingdom, magic, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 90K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
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, buddy comedy, entertaining, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, animal life, disney, hunting, talking animals, rescue, friends, danger, partners, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 102K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an impulsive boy named Kenai is magically transformed into a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps until he learns some valuable life lessons. His courageous and often zany journey introduces him to a forest full of wildlife, ...
Style: touching, inspirational, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, talking animals, disney, adventure, animals, family, human becomes animal, hunting, animal life, grizzly bear, unlikely friendships, brother brother relationship ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Barbie: Dolphin Magic (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Barbie and her sisters take off on another exciting, global adventure to visit their friend Ken at his summer internship at a beautiful and exotic coral reef.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light
Audience: kids
Plot: barbie, dolphins, sister sister relationship, marine biologist, magic, mermaid, friends, teamwork, sea adventure, adventure, sisters, sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Barbie Fairytopia: Mermaidia (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this animated follow-up to Fairytopia, Elina (played by Barbie) enlists the help of a mermaid, Nori, to save her friend Nalu, a merman prince who has been captured by the wicked Laverna.
Style: semi serious, feel good, light, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mermaid, barbie, true love, adventure, best friends, fall in love, friends, danger, escapades, rescue, imaginary, ocean or sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Barbie in A Mermaid Tale (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Barbie stars as Merliah, a surfer who learns a shocking secret: she's a mermaid! She and her dolphin friend set out for an undersea adventure to rescue her mother, the queen of Oceana.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mermaid, barbie, kingdom, youth, best friends, rivalry, teenage life, friends, young lovers, contests and competitions, rescue, ocean ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 253K
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, humorous, light, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, underwater, adventure, memory loss, animals, fish, friendship, self doubt, computer animation, underwater scene, amnesia, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 2.6
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Homeward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A boastful elf and his prank-happy orc brother must learn to work together to stop a fiendish orc gang from retrieving a magical stone that will give them the power to take over the world.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: elf, magic, friendship, good versus evil, buddies, contests and competitions, friends, heroes, supernatural power, transformation, rescue, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy, Mexico, Australia, UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's trouble brewing in Bikini Bottom. Someone has stolen King Neptune's crown, and it looks like Mr. Krab, SpongeBob's boss, is the culprit. Though he's just been passed over for the promotion of his dreams, SpongeBob stands ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: squid, ocean, friendship, underwater scene, underwater, adventure, goofy hero, disorder, family, megalomaniac, fish, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hotel Transylvania: Transformania (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Story: Fourth installment in the animated franchise.
Style: contemplative, feel good, captivating, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: vampire, magical creature, witch, supernatural romance, zombie, dracula, mummy, monster, magic, werewolf, family, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: transylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.1
 272K
Soul (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls ...
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, philosophical, uplifting ...
Plot: meaning of life, self discovery, life & death, acceptance, musician, life, teaching the ways of the world, jazz, lifestyle change, life after death, afterlife, death ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bubble Guppies (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of six fish-tailed kids- Molly, Gil, Oona, Deema, Nonny, and Goby.
Style: sweet, exciting, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: underwater, friendship, family, friends, fish, underwater scene, mermaid, school, teachers and students, merman, mathematics, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Barbie in a Mermaid Tale 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Surf's up for Barbie as she returns as Merliah, the fun and fashionable surfing champion who's also a magical mermaid princess! In this exciting sea-quel, Merliah makes a splash when she heads to Australia for the ultimate surfing ...
Style: feel good, light, captivating, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: barbie, mermaid, imaginary kingdom, friends, contests and competitions, adventure, young heroes, ambition, save the day, rivalry, magic, competition ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, UK
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, stylized, sweet, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: talking animals, family, animal life, adventure, pirate, unlikely partners, animals, friendship, getting home, computer animation, partners, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 3K
Gnome Alone (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Cayman Islands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Chloe discovers that her new home's garden gnomes are not what they seem, she must decide between the pursuit of a desired high school life and taking up the fight against the Troggs.
Style: entertaining, captivating, sweet, light, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: gnome, teenage girl, supernatural, friendship, moving, supernatural being, battles, good versus evil, house, teenage crush, teenage protagonist, school ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Plot unknown.
Style: feel good, sincere, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: kung fu, dragon, disney princess, female warrior, travel, female protagonist, tough girl, sword, warrior, computer animation, good versus evil, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: disney, talking animals, change of heart, emperor, family, adventure, friendship, partners, rescue, treason, anthropomorphic animal, assassination attempt ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history
Place: latin america, south america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Son of Bigfoot (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage outsider Adam sets out on an epic and daring quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot! He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his ...
Style: captivating, colourful, funny, twists and turns
Plot: bigfoot, forest, supernatural ability, villain, adventure, obsessive quest, good versus evil, family, father, friends, supernatural, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
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: funny, entertaining, light, colourful, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, dog, talking animals, disney, anthropomorphism, cat, chihuahua, chase, rabbit, friendship, children, kids and family ...
Place: manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, new york, north america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%