Movies like The Good Dinosaur

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The Good Dinosaur (2015)
 6.7
 93K
The Good Dinosaur (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.
Style: humorous, exciting, touching, scenic, emotional, semi serious, intense, light, entertaining, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, family, unlikely partners, friends, partners, escapades, waterfall, meteor, storm, fear, tyrannosaurus rex, runaway, loneliness, storytelling, happy ending, wilderness, firefly, courage, teenage life, youth, family relations, family life, obsessive quest ...
Time: prehistory

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, semi serious and feel good films with plots about adventure, family, friends, runaway, dialogue, redemption and destiny mostly in Family, Animation and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Good Dinosaur: The Croods (2013), Brother Bear (2003), Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009), Ponyo (2008), Dino Time (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 179K
The Croods (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, survival, journey, youth, family life, parents and children, caveman, family, family relations, disney, life turned upside down, forces of nature ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, ancient world, prehistoric, prehistoric times ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 88K
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, humorous, fairy tale, inspirational, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, redemption, human becomes animal, family, transformation, self discovery, brother brother relationship, animals, self sacrifice, survival, inuit ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, exciting, touching, funny, clever ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, adventure, friendship, ice age, talking animals, squirrel, rescue, pregnancy, bridge, birth, insanity ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 109K
Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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, semi serious, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: transformation, fish, mermaid, magical, friendship, princess, adventure, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, magic, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, seaport, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.7
 898
Dino Time (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a daredevil kid named Ernie, his sister Julia, and his best friend Max are horsing around in Max's inventor father's workshop, they accidentally trip a time-machine into operation and find themselves transported back in time 65 ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, mischievous children, dinosaur, adventure, imaginary, escapades, young heroes, wilderness, friends, danger, time machine, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 409K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, creature, caveman, bonding, life risking, odd couple, squirrel, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, time travel, adventure, rescue, disorder, animal life, escapades, young heroes, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 51K
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: humorous, exciting, feel good, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, disorder, danger, escapades, fish out of water, steampunk, prejudice ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 177K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
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: exciting, humorous, entertaining, touching, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, human animal relationship, friendship, adventure, family, cat, fish out of water, pets, unlikely partners, getting home, hamster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, missouri, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 80K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, animal life, rescue, adventure, buddies, partners, danger, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, deer, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In search of some adventure in their safe and peaceful valley, the five dinosaur friends make a hideaway. From there, they spot two thieves in action, stealing an egg from one of their broods. They chase them down and manage to recover the egg ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, biting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, family, friendship, triceratops, escapades, wilderness, kids in trouble, friends, mischievous children, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which will destroy the trio's cherished valley. The impending disaster ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, touching, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: global warming, iceberg, friendship, extinction, sacrifice, journey, dinosaur, family, adventure, ice age, teamwork, survival ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, heroes, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, unlikely partners, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, escapades, anti heroes, friends ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 49K
Dinosaur (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Style: feel good, touching, serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, family, adventure, survival, eccentric family, escapades, chases and races, danger, race against time, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, rescue ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, semi serious, exciting, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, toy, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary, getting home, danger, talking animals, good versus evil, kids and family, hopes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a journey of discovery in search of the elusive Heffalump. But as is always ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sweet, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: happy ending, friendship, winnie the pooh, family, elephant, disney, talking animals, children, forest, adventure, childhood, storytelling ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, dragon, adventure, family, vikings, warrior, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, training, teamwork, foe turned friend, animal training ...
Place: scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 91K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: feel good, colourful, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, tree, childhood, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, danger, greed, adventure, obsessive quest, disney, deforestation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 218K
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: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: underwater, fish, memory loss, adventure, friendship, amnesia, family, teamwork, self doubt, reunion, octopus, ocean ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: emperor, friendship, disney, llama, change of heart, family, adventure, good versus evil, partners, escapades, rescue, young heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, south america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, airplane, adventure, friends, friendship, danger, firefighter, aviation, love, national park, underdog, family ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, humorous, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: friendship, adventure, determination, elephant, rescue, jungle, family, friends, fantasy world, save the day, goofy hero, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: humorous, exciting, colourful, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, magical, santa claus, race against time, family, letter, escapades, elf, adventure, clumsiness, reindeer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, idaho, toronto ontario canada, mexico, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 78K
The Smurfs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, funny, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, disorder, curses spells and rituals, friends, adventure, getting home, urban, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Land Before Time (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 69 min.
Story: An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, ...
Style: touching, feel good, colourful, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: natural disaster, dinosaur, friendship, adventure, disney, survival, tyrannosaurus rex, earthquake, animal life, family, babies and infants, danger ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 8.2
 860K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: follow your dream, adventure, friendship, family, loneliness, dreams, friends, dog, journey, obsessive quest, aging, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 8.3
 812K
Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, humorous, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, rivalry, jealousy, rescue, teamwork, family, dinosaur, cowboy, foe turned friend ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 35K
The Ant Bully (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fed up with being targeted by the neighborhood bully, 10-year-old Lucas Nickle vents his frustrations on the anthill in his front yard ... until the insects shrink him to the size of a bug with a magic elixir. Convicted of "crimes against the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: ant, friendship, rescue, shrinking, bully, adventure, family, self discovery, children, vengeance, superior, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 39K
Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, friendship, iceberg, couples, animal life, youth, danger, family relations, friends, wilderness, birds, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tom and Jerry & The Wizard of Oz (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all-animated retelling of the classic tale. You'll see your favorite characters: Dorothy, Toto, ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: rivalry, chase, chases and races, unlikely partners, imaginary, daring rescue, friendship, wizards and magicians, palaces castles and temples, friends, foe turned friend, partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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