Movies like 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 1985

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1985)
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This is an Australian made-for-television animated film from Burbank Films Australia. The film is an adaptation on Jules Verne's classic French novel, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870).
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ocean, adventure, family, heroes, ocean or sea, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, rescue, pirate, submarine, kidnapping, creature, giant squid
Time: 19th century, 1860s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and feel good films with plots about heroes, escapades, adventure, danger, family, rivalry and heroic mission mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Atlantis: Milo's Return (2003), The Water Babies (1978), Strings (2004), Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003), Digimon: The Movie (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Atlantis: Milo's Return (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Three different stories come to life in this sequel to the hit animated Disney adventure. Explorer Milo Thatch, his new sweetheart, Queen Kida, and the rest of the team are preparing to rebuild the underwater city. But trouble crops up. Harnessing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, enigmatic, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: sea monster, heroes, atlantis, catastrophe, adventurer, heroic mission, treasure hunt, good versus evil, superhero, pirate, danger, ocean ...
Time: 1910s
Place: arizona
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95%
Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the legendary past, before Poké Balls were made; an aura-guiding hero Pokémon named Lucario sensed two groups of armies about to clash, and a threat of a massive war in front of Cameron Palace in Kanto that would leave no survivors. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
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Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The children of the Avengers hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents' demise.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, partners, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, youth, good versus evil, rivalry, danger, teenage life ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Water Babies (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Poland, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This children's fantasy tells the story of a 12-year-old boy who discovers a complex underwater world where young children are held prisoner by an evil shark and an eel.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ocean, orphan, lobster, heroes, danger, escapades, daring rescue, rivalry, pirate, heroic mission, captivity, false accusation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1850s
Place: europe, england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Strings (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Strings is a mythological story about the son of a king, Hal Tara, who sets out on a journey to avenge the death of his father. To his surprise he discovers the truth of his own people - and where he least expects it - he finds true love.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, exciting, contemplative ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, heroic mission, vengeance, fall in love, escapades, danger, imaginary, ruler, emperor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and friends (minus Misty) were visiting a festival celebrating the appearance of a comet when they stumble upon a mysterious rock-like crystal...
Style: semi serious, exciting, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, obsessive quest, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, imaginary, dragon, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Digimon: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The first story focused on Tai and Kari Kamiya four years before their adventure in the Digital World. It shows their first encounter with Digimon and what happened to them (as well as the other children). Tai and Kari wake one morning to find a ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, road movie, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, monster, friendship, good versus evil, heroes, danger, heroic mission, save the world, young heroes, rivalry, rescue, androids and robots ...
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72%
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Tarzan (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One of the most classic and revered stories of all time, Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan returns to the big screen for a new generation. Tarzan and Jane face a mercenary army dispatched by the evil CEO of Greystoke Energies, a man who took over ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, scenic, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: tarzan, adventure, feral man, jungle, heroes, escapades, danger, wilderness, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, family ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Kim Possible: A Sitch in Time (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
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Time: future, 2000s
Place: norway, europe, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig knows how important friendship is - he learned that from a spider named Charlotte. So when Wilbur meets Cardigan, a lonely lamb, Wilbur immediately makes him his friend.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, danger, adventure, rescue, computers and web, survival, best friends, hopes, friends, pets, escapades, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Pokemon the Movie: Destiny Deoxys (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comet bearing a deadly Pokemon creature crash-lands onto Earth, terrorising a nearby high-tech city, where Ash, Pikachu and friends are currently visiting...
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, escapades, adventure, contests and competitions, imaginary, pets, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation
Country: India, USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: semi serious, entertaining, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious
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Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 71 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Care Bears: Oopsy Does It! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While villain Grizzle plots against the Care Bears, it is up to Oopsy Bear to come to their rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
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Time: 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Sinbad (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A brave young man fights with courage against all enemies to earn his wealth.
Style: serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, good versus evil, danger, family, rivalry, deadly creature, heroes, adventure, pirate, daring rescue, escapades, ocean or sea ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This emmy award winner for Best Animated Special is based on the first tale of C.S. Lewis' acclaimed children's books, "The Chronicles of Narnia." When four children pass through a special wardrobe closet, they discover the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Legend of Kung Fu Rabbit (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: China, USA, Hong Kong, Germany, Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to keep his promise to an aging kung fu master, Fu the Rabbit must venture out of the comfort of his kitchen and team up with Penny, a kung fu prodigy, on a heroic quest to save their kung fu academy.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: rabbit, good versus evil, adventure, master warrior, heroic mission, rivalry, kung fu, escapades, danger, heroes, family, silly humor ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Freedom Force (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: There is a plot under way to change the course of history. Four kids are chosen to be the Freedom Force—a gang of unlikely heroes who travel through time to change the outcome of sacred stories.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroic mission, obsessive quest, friendship, youth, adventure, escapades, time travel, imaginary, family, best friend, save the day, danger ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video sequel to Pokémon: The First Movie, Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region, then have to rescue Pikachu after Jessie and James of Team Rocket kidnap him. The search leads them to the hidden plateau where ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
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Dragon Hunters (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dragon Hunters is a fantastic tale telling the adventures of two dragon hunters: the world has become a vast conglomerate of islands of varying size and shape. This babbling universe is mainly peopled with ruthless rogues, surly peasants and ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ash and friends (this time accompanied by newcomer Dawn) arrive at an idyllic village on their way to their next Pokemon contest, where chaos will soon erupt with the prophecy of two Pokemon Gods (Dialga and Palkia) and the arrival of a mysterious, ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: pokemon, adventure, heroic mission, save the day, heroes, young heroes, escapades, mysterious character, youth, danger, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mighty Zeus brings Hercules' mother, Alcmene, to Mount Olympus, and Hercules, believing she has been kidnapped, leads a rescue mission to save her. Zeus' jealous wife, Hera, decides that it should now be her time to rule the universe. Hera ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades, hercules, supernatural ability, imaginary, adventure, save the day, superhuman powers, rivalry, legends and myths ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, not serious, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, benign alien, adventure, friendship, danger, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, pet, pets, family, adoption ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, heroes, friendship, heroic mission, parallel world, unlikely partners, mischievous children, escapades, anti hero, good versus evil, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the book by Thomas M. Disch and intended as the third film in the series, this sequel was finished and released prior to 'The Brave Little Toaster To The Rescue'. Whilst trying to protect their new "Little Master" the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mars, space and aliens, space travel, friends, family, rescue, heroes, adventure, escapades, obsessive quest, save the world, child in peril ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 2K
Donkey X (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The donkey, Rucio, tells the true story of Don Quixote and defends the idea that he wasn't insane, but a very intelligent, passionate and enthusiastic fellow.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: donkey, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, partners, rivalry, friends, animal life, heroes, disorder, escapades, danger ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, barcelona, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Kirikou and the Men and Women (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The grandfather welcomes us into his blue grotto, there was still beautiful memories of childhood to tell Kirikou: the times when he helped the men and women of his village and elsewhere ... He tells us how Kirikou, thanks to his bravery and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, danger, young heroes, wise man, escapades, heroes, family, rivalry, village, supernatural, village life ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%