Movies like Paddington

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Paddington (2014)
 7.2
 115K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
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 Brown. Although Paddington's amazement at urban living soon endears him to the Browns, someone else has her eye on him: Taxidermist Millicent Clyde has designs on the rare bear and his hide.
Style: touching, sweet, feel good, funny, humorous, light, colourful, exciting, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, bear, animals, children, talking animals, kids and family, goofy hero, jungle, adoption, friendship, taxidermist, rescue, childhood, secrets, adaptation, fish out of water, family life, animal life, farce, escape, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, peru, united kingdom, europe

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Most similar movies to Paddington

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, sweet and entertaining films with plots about family, children, adventure, destiny, dialogue, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Paddington: Stuart Little (1999), Nanny McPhee (2005), The BFG (2016), Charlotte's Web (2006), Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
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Paddington 2 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China, Canada
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: feel good, funny, touching, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animals, bear, prison, friendship, talking animals, teenager, family relations, false accusation, chase, disguise, criminal, jail ...
Place: london, south america, big ben london, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.0
 135K
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, entertaining, light, feel good, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens ...
Plot: mouse, cat, adoption, kids and family, adventure, childhood, talking animals, orphanage, anthropomorphic mouse, chase, creativity, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.6
 76K
Nanny McPhee (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Widower Cedric Brown hires Nanny McPhee to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon and his siblings, Nanny McPhee uses mystical powers to instill discipline. And when the children's ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, sweet, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: witch, magic, nanny, childhood, mischievous children, adventure, family, parents and children, single father, curses spells and rituals, family relations, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 86K
The BFG (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, India, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would ...
Style: fairy tale, colourful, exciting, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: giant, magic, imagination, family, friendship, fantasy world, little girl, adventure, childhood, dream, orphan, justice ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Charlotte's Web (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pig, animals, friendship, spider, rescue, rat, fantasy world, family, unlikely friendships, adaptation, survival, kids and family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nanny McPhee appears at the door of a harried young mother, Mrs. Isabel Green, who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war. But once she’s arrived, Nanny McPhee discovers that the children are fighting a war of their own ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, humorous, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: nanny, family, countryside, world war two, magic, mischievous children, children, farm, witch, kids and family, wartime life, destiny ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 252K
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, entertaining, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: childhood, pirate, adventure, fairy, kidnapping, magic, family, good versus evil, rescue, duel, destiny, creativity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, big ben london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mr. Toad's Wild Ride (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jailed for his reckless driving, rambunctious Mr. Toad has to escape from prison when his beloved Toad Hall comes under threat from the wily weasels, who plan to build a dog food factory on the very meadow sold to them by Toad himself. This ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, feel good, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: obsession, rat, childhood, mole, friendship, adventure, family, runaway, lawyer, disney, thief, outlaw gang ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family, childhood, disney, job interview, siblings relations, father son relationship, brothers, birthday party, family relations, bad luck, young heroes, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Borrowers (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Family adventure based on Mary Norton's classic children's books about a race of tiny people who live under the floorboards, resourcefully surviving by borrowing bits and pieces from the large residents who dwell above. After being ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: little people, youth, adventure, fish out of water, misfit, parents and children, escapades, family relations, disorder, eviction, friendship, magical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 45K
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, sweet, entertaining, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: veterinarian, animals, kids and family, stereotypes, couple relations, friends, goofy hero, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, san francisco, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close ...
Style: entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, objects come to life, curses spells and rituals, museum, dinosaur, chase, goofy hero, escapades, artifact, magic, family, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, 1940s, stone age, contemporary, 1930s
Place: washington d.c., egypt, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished blanket, Elmo musters all of his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: muppets, puppet, friendship, family, adventure, love, redemption, parallel universe, natural disaster, destiny, fantasy world, talking animals ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 171K
Mary Poppins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Style: uplifting, fairy tale, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: magic, nanny, female protagonist, mischievous children, imagination, kite, disney, banker, brother sister relationship, levitation, child's point of view, adventure ...
Time: edwardian era, 1910s, 20th century
Place: london, england, united kingdom, europe, east end london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 111K
101 Dalmatians (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Live action adaptation of a Disney Classic. When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, dalmatian, animals, adventure, pets, fashion, puppy, chase, family, fashion designer, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, britain, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: light, humorous, clever, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: obsessive quest, fantasy world, night watchman, curses spells and rituals, museum, adventure, archaeologist, magic, family, kids and family, parallel universe, culture clash ...
Time: year 1938, stone age, contemporary, 21st century
Place: pompeii, egypt, london, england, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 43K
Peter Rabbit (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, UK
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, light, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: rabbit, jealousy, talking animals, painter, friendship, garden, animal life, human animal relationship, love, frame up, thief, misfit ...
Place: london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Christmoose Carol (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a flying, talking moose that crashed through his ceiling after a test-flight with Santa went terribly awry in this holiday film for the whole family. But later, just as Mr. Moose and Beril strike up a friendship, the ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, heroes, adventure, friendship, family relations, family, youth, escapades, animal life, children, santa claus, hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: funny, entertaining, humorous, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, magical, security guard, museum, ancient, family, new job, objects come to life, tour guide, disorder, escapades ...
Time: stone age, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
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, light, funny, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, family, determination, jungle, rescue, friends, fantasy world, friendship, elephant, animals, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (pokemon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.
Style: stylized, entertaining, buddy comedy, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pokemon, heroes, escapades, dragon, adventure, friendship, self sacrifice, journey, odd couple, amnesia, chase, creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua named Chloe who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner Viv's niece, Rachel, gets lost and must rely on her friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her.
Style: humorous, light, melancholic, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dog, chihuahua, animal life, family, rescue, friendship, pets, disney, animals, getting home, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: beverly hills, california, mexico, usa, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The owner of a bank (Miss Bitterman) wants to own the Muppet Theatre so she can build a nightclub over it. After she tricks Pepe into giving her the only copy of the contract between her father and the Muppets, she changes it so the Muppets have ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, chick flick, kids
Plot: christmas, muppets, puppet, goofy hero, puppetry, friendship, family, friends who live together, god, alternate reality, alter ego, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 149K
Matilda (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An extraordinarily intelligent young girl from a cruel and uncaring family discovers she possesses telekinetic powers and is sent off to a school headed by a tyrannical principal.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, touching, psychological ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: school, mischievous children, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, parents and children, children, telekinesis, adoption, teachers and students, child prodigy, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, adventure, children, home alone, trap, when the parents are away, mischievous children, young heroes, homeless, boy, snow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, chicago illinois, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 3K
Buddy (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: gorilla, zoo, socialite, family, adventure, animals, chimpanzee, friendship, unlikely friendships, adaptation, wilderness, family relations ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 80s
Place: usa, canada, chicago illinois, new york, philadelphia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
 3K
Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, on the road, family, adventure, rescue, escapades, animals, youth, pets, animal life, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 22K
The Borrowers (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The four-inch-tall Clock family secretly share a house with the normal-sized Lender family, "borrowing" such items as thread, safety pins, batteries and scraps of food. However, their peaceful co-existence is disturbed when evil lawyer ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, not serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: little people, mischievous children, friendship, child's point of view, adventure, lawyer, greed, good versus evil, disorder, childhood, rescue, family ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jim Carrey stars as Tom Popper, a successful businessman who’s clueless when it comes to the really important things in life...until he inherits six “adorable” penguins, each with its own unique personality. Soon Tom’s rambunctious roommates ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: penguins, animals, pets, children, animal life, bird, adventure, family relations, family, animal training, parents and children, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s, year 1980 ...
Place: new york, antarctica, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.1
 60K
Cats & Dogs (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, talking animals, pets, family, chase, adventure, secret agents, rescue, good versus evil, goofy hero, kids and family, cat ...
Place: egypt, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%