Movies like Stormy Night

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Stormy Night (2005)
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Stormy Night (2005)
Original name: あらしのよるに
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A goat named Mei wanders into a barn one night seeking shelter from a storm. In the barn, the goat meets another refugee. The two can neither see nor smell each other, but never the less they huddled together fending off the cold, and begin to talk. Eventually they establish a friendship. The two decide to meet later and will recognized each other by using the password "one stormy night." The next day, when they meet, Mei learns that his companion from the night before was a wolf named Gabu. Despite their natural predisposition as enemies, they share a common bond and begin meeting regularly. However, Mei's flock and Gabu's pack eventually find out about their relationship and forbid the friendship. Mei and Gabu, hoping to preserve their friendship, cross a river during a storm. They hope to find an "emerald forest" free from persecution.
Style: emotional, semi serious, sentimental, touching, allegory
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, in the woods, best friends, partners, family, animal life, imaginary, odd couple, self discovery, animals, forest, animal, friends, starvation, family relations, deadly, violence, danger, society, couples, anthropomorphism, discrimination, escapades, wolf, cave ...

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Most similar movies to Stormy Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and touching films with plots about friends, family, friendship, escapades, animal life, adventure and danger mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Stormy Night: Ernest & Celestine (2012), Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011), Bambi II (2006), The Fox and the Hound (1981), Raven the Little Rascal (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ernest & Celestine (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Celestine is a little mouse trying to avoid a dental career; Ernest is a big bear craving an artistic outlet. When Celestine meets Ernest, they overcome their natural enmity by forging a life of crime together.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mouse, friendship, prejudice, musician, goodhearted, bear, supportive friend, odd couple, life turned upside down, dentist, talking animals, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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100%
Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who is destined to live the “same old” repetitive life confined on the ...
Style: touching, serious, exciting, sincere, thought provoking
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: parents and children, animal life, friendship, danger, anthropomorphism, escapades, adventure, wilderness, family, family relations, dangerous animal, disorder ...
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Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Return to the forest and join Bambi as he reunites with his father, The Great Prince, who must now raise the young fawn on his own. But in the adventure of a lifetime, the proud parent discovers there is much he can learn from his spirited young son.
Style: sincere, touching, feel good, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: deer, friendship, talking animals, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, wilderness, self discovery, in the woods, animals, family relations, friends, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, dog, disney, animal life, fox, adventure, rescue, reconciliation, best friends, friends, danger, wounded animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Raven the Little Rascal (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A children’s animated feature film based on an internationally bestselling book series for a main target audience of 3 to 8 year olds telling a universal story about friendship, loyalty and honesty in which Little Raven and his friends have to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friends, friendship, mischievous children, best friends, animal life, family, young heroes, escapades, save the day, youth, disorder, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Moomins and the Comet Chase (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Finland, UK, Poland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: One day Moomintroll wakes to notice that grey dust is covering everything in the Moominvalley. He runs to ask the philosophical Muskrat if he knows what is happening, who advises him that things tend to look like this before an awful fate coming ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: save the world, friendship, adventurer, parents and children, danger, family life, escapades, young heroes, adventure, best friends, family, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, odd couple, animal life, friendship, buddies, mischievous children, fish out of water, best friends, pets, rescue, danger, cartoon dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Pim & Pom: The Big Adventure (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The friendship between the impulsive and adventurous Pim and the more cautious Pom is put to the test when they are faced with trying to find their way home.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, getting home, family, escapades, hopes, pets, best friends, animal life, kidnapping, friends, dutch, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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A Fox's Tale (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is about Little Vuk, the son of the legendary fox who proves its excellent mind and courage.
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: circus, adventure, animal life, daring rescue, youth, parents and children, family relations, in the woods, friendship, society, rivalry, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gnomes and Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, friendship, heroes, odd couple, adventure, young heroes, save the day, family, best friends, partners, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Plague Dogs (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams. The story is centred on two dogs named Rowf and Snitter, who escape from a research laboratory in Great Britain. In the process of telling the story, ...
Style: adult animation, cult film, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: laboratory, chase, danger, dog, deadly, race against time, chases and races, adventure, escapades, pets, fugitives, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Once Upon a Forest (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA, Taiwan, Spain, Canada, Denmark, Argentina, China
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young mouse, mole and hedgehog risk their lives to find a cure for their badger friend, who's been poisoned by men.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film, disaster movie
Audience: preschoolers, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, rescue, race against time, mole, contamination, danger, imaginary, anti heroes, heroes, misfit, rivalry, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Arthur's Missing Pal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Canada
Duration: 68 min.
Story: No overview found.When Arthur's dog Pal disappears, Arthur must enlist the help of his friends to track him down. While Pal discovers his newfound freedom, Arthur discovers how much he misses his dog. Good thing Arthur has the gang to turn ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, rescue, escapades, danger, family, best friends, partners, couples, pet dog, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fables of the Green Forest (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
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Story: Fables of the Green Forest is an anime adaption based on a series of books published in the 1910s and 1920s by Thornton W. Burgess which ran on the Japanese network Fuji TV from 7 January 1973–30 December 1973. It consists of 52 episodes and was ...
Style: semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, best friends, imaginary, youth, family, animal life, friends, in the woods, skunk, animal, forest, rabbit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Strawberry Shortcake Movie: Sky's the Limit (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A sudden storm leaves Berry Bitty City with a gigantic problem. Strawberry Shortcake and her friends will have to move their whole tiny town unless they find a way to safely remove a huge boulder that threatens everything they hold dear.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, family, best friends, partners, friends, small town, escapades, forces of nature, save the day, love, danger, youth
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With school out for the summer, the Littles are vacationing in a cabin by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean-spirited creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: getting home, daring rescue, danger, escapades, animal life, friends, disorder, adventure, imaginary, best friends, family life, heroic mission ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, survival, talking animals, disney, tyrannosaurus rex, earthquake, animal life, family, babies and infants, danger ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, animal life, love and romance, rescue, rise to the top, best friends, hopes, escapades, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Moonbeam Bear and His Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Moonbear and his friends experience funny and exciting adventures in their forest.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, friendship, fish out of water, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, youth, getting home, family, disorder, escapades, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, danger, adventure, escapades, friends, friendship, family, best friends, misfit, heroes, anthropomorphism, cold weather ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, global warming, ocean or sea, sea turtle, survival, obsessive quest, underwater scene, underwater, animal life, danger, peaceful mission, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 21st century, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: antarctica, usa, california
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34%
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Khumba (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ostrich; they defeat the tyrannical leopard and save his herd.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: zebra, survival, friendship, obsessive quest, misfit, animal life, heroic mission, leaving home, save the day, odd couple, wilderness, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As the Great Day of the Flyers nears, the Great Valley's flying youngsters are eager to participate in the annual exhibition to show off their skills. Everyone, that is, except free-spirited pterodactyl Petrie, whose individualism causes ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, exciting, light
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family relations, dinosaur, siblings relations, wilderness, adventure, escapades, self discovery, family gatherings, friends, mischievous children, family ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: It's Christmastime in the Hundred Acre Wood and all of the gang is getting ready with presents and decorations. The gang makes a list of what they want for Christmas and send it to Santa Claus - except that Pooh forgot to ask for something. So ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, imaginary kingdom, rabbit, christmas, tiger, mischievous children, goofy hero, young heroes, escapades, best friends, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lucky and Zorba (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A seagull is caught by the black tide of a sinking petrol ship. She manages to fly inland and falls down in a garden by a cat. Moribund, she asks the cat to fulfill three promises: that when she lays her egg he must not eat it; that he must take ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, touching, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family, partners, danger, gang, village, self discovery, friends, family relations, animal life, rescue, heroes, escapades ...
Place: italy, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Little Polar Bear (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This charming animated adventure follows a young polar bear, Lars, as he befriends Robbie, a seal. Together, these two form a friendship that proves different breeds of animals can get along perfectly well.
Style: touching, feel good, entertaining, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, polar bear, mischievous children, adventure, animal life, danger, youth, escapades, cartoon bear, ocean, figment, disorder ...
Place: holland, antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ribbit (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, USA, India
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A frog who hates the water and jumping wishes that he could be like the other animals in the Amazon rainforest.
Style: feel good, humorous, sincere, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: self discovery, obsessive quest, friendship, family, youth, misfit, imaginary, escapades, animal life, jungle, curses spells and rituals, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Maya the Bee Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freshly hatched bee Maya is a little whirlwind and won't follow the rules of the hive. One of these rules is not to trust the hornets that live beyond the meadow. When the Royal Jelly is stolen, the hornets are suspected and Maya is thought to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, bee, friendship, young heroes, anthropomorphism, animal life, escapades, best friends, anthropomorphic animal, youth, heroes, friends ...
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Space Dogs (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belka, the amazing flying dog is unexpectedly hurdled into the streets of Moscow when the rocket she is in malfunctions during one of her circus routines. Fortunately the crash leads her to meet a streetwise dog named Strelka and her irredeemable ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, friendship, dog, space mission, animal life, partners, spacewalk, stray dog, training, danger ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century
Place: russia, moscow russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Set in the African savannah, the film follows Kion as he assembles the members of the 'Lion Guard'. Throughout the film, the diverse team of young animals will learn how to utilize each of their unique abilities to solve problems and ...
Style: colourful, sentimental, light, funny, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lion, animals, adventure, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations, hyena, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, happy ending, royal family, danger ...
Place: africa
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31%