Movies like Balto

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Balto (1995)
 7.1
 45K
Balto (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.
Style: sentimental, feel good, suspenseful, exciting, sincere, sweet, humorous, light, fairy tale, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, courage, wolf, animals, rivalry, goose, daring rescue, dog sled, against the odds, wilderness, cartoon wolf, alienation, snow, threat, right hand man, talking animals, disney, drowning, cartoon dog, justice, betrayal, disease, avalanche, bully, heroes ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 20s, 1990s
Place: alaska, usa

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Most similar movies to Balto

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sweet, humorous and feel good films with plots about friendship, animals, love, computer animation, talking animals, unlikely friendships and childhood mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Balto: The Fox and the Hound (1981), The Lion King (1994), Brother Bear (2003), 101 Dalmatians (1961), All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sad, tear jerker, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, animals, disney, friendship, reconciliation, hunting, animal life, fox, chase, rescue, childhood, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.
Style: feel good, sentimental, inspirational, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: horse, animals, friendship, wild horse, freedom, native americans, native american, chase, beautiful scenery, getting home, animal life, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 1.1M
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, lion, friendship, betrayal, jungle, love, good versus evil, tragedy, talking animals, pride and honor, uncle, hyena ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Balto III: Wings of Change (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and the other sled dogs are feeling dejected because the mail that used to be delivered by dogsled is now being delivered by airplanes. But when a mail plane crashes in the mountains, the dogs come to the rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, airplane, survival, rescue, friendship, rivalry, save the day, contests and competitions, escapades, heroes, against the odds, heroic mission ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Balto II: Wolf Quest (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, dog, pets, dream, heroes, against the odds, family relations, friends, self discovery, hopes, young heroes ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 115K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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, fairy tale, inspirational, feel good, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: animals, friendship, disney, talking animals, unlikely friendships, brother brother relationship, brotherhood, native americans, survival, self sacrifice, turned into an animal, wilderness ...
Time: stone age, 1890s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: antarctica, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 172K
101 Dalmatians (1961)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 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: humorous, entertaining, fairy tale, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, animals, chase, dalmatian, puppy, female villain, pets, rescue, cartoon horse, love, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a casino owning dog named Charlie is murdered by his rival Carface, he finds himself in Heaven basically by default since all dogs go to heaven. However, since he wants to get back at his killer, he cons his way back to the living with the ...
Style: touching, sad, sweet, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, animals, orphan, afterlife, childhood, disney, talking animals, angel, heaven, friendship, death, good versus evil ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1939
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 4K
White Fang (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A loyal wolfdog’s curiosity leads him on the adventure of a lifetime while serving a series of three distinctly different masters.
Style: touching, rough, sincere, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, wolf, dog sled, hunger, snow, best friend, survival, half breed, rescue from drowning, full moon, marshal, waterfall ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Oliver & Company (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: This animated take on Oliver Twist re-imagines Oliver as an adorable orphaned kitten who struggles to survive in New York City and falls in with a band of canine criminals led by an evil human. First, Oliver meets Dodger, a carefree mutt with street ...
Style: sentimental, touching, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, girls' night, family outing
Plot: disney, orphan, dog, friendship, pets, cat, adoption, kitten, talking dog, talking cat, alone, urban setting ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, america, new york state, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.1
 205K
The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, emotional, sentimental, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: robot, small town, friendship, prejudice, self sacrifice, benign alien, childhood, androids and robots, boy, military, cold war, space and aliens ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, future, year 1957
Place: maine, usa, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Jungle Book 2 (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Australia, France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild.
Style: stylized, feel good, exciting, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, jungle, tiger, feral child, wolf, friendship, orphan, bear, rescue, leaving home, vengeance, love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 11K
Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 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, feel good, touching, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animals, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, talking animals, self discovery, wilderness, forest, deer, friends, family relations, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
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: light, feel good, colourful, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, determination, friends, rescue, jungle, elephant, friendship, fantasy world, animals, creativity, children, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 216K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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, light, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: animals, dog, disney, human animal relationship, cartoon dog, talking animals, friendship, pets, animal life, superhero, friends, cat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, missouri, ohio, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, sweet, touching, colourful, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, tyrannosaurus rex, animals, earthquake, disney, talking animals, childhood, natural disaster, babies and infants, wilderness, rescue ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.3
 1.1M
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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, touching, sweet, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, dog, loneliness, friendship, hopes, follow your dream, talking animals, friends, journey, animal life, obsessive quest, aging ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: south america, venezuela, latin america, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 188K
The Jungle Book (1967)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The boy Mowgli makes his way to the man-village with Bagheera, the wise panther. Along the way he meets jazzy King Louie, the hypnotic snake Kaa and the lovable, happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, who teaches Mowgli "The Bare Necessities" of life ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, funny, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: disney, jungle, childhood, talking animals, bear, orphan, feral child, friendship, human animal relationship, animal life, animals, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s, 1890s, 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Rescuers Down Under (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A lawless poacher wants to capture a majestic and rare golden eagle, so he kidnaps the boy who knows where to find the bird. Not to worry -- the Rescue Aid Society's top agents, heroic mice Miss Bianca and Bernard, fly to Australia to save the ...
Style: sweet, humorous, entertaining, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, talking animals, friendship, poacher, good versus evil, rescue, honest, unlikely friendships, australian outback, adventurer, heroic mission, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: australia, oceania, new york, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
 492K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
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: feel good, road movie, touching, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: talking animals, animals, unlikely friendships, friendship, good versus evil, ice age, heroic mission, life risking, odd couple, heroes, friends, animal life ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 38K
Watership Down (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland in a search of a safe new haven.
Style: emotional, disturbing, adult animation, serious, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, rabbit, journey, violent, british, survival, anthropomorphism, good versus evil, escapades, death, talking animals, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 108K
The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: humorous, touching, fairy tale, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, disney, talking animals, animals, animal life, butler, animal protagonist, elderly woman, getting home, friendship, social differences, mischievous children ...
Time: 1910s, 70s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 1.1M
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: animals, friendship, memory loss, shark, friends, courage, father son relationship, rescue, talking animals, odd couple, freedom, single father ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: oceania, new south wales, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 23K
Valiant (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing Pigeon Service, he immediately sets out for London. On the way, he meets a smelly but friendly pigeon ...
Style: light, humorous, not serious, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: bird, world war two, friendship, disney, animals, hopes, heroic mission, human spirit, escapades, against the odds, anthropomorphic animal, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, england, france, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.
Style: humorous, witty, entertaining, stylized, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, prodigy, young heroes, adoption, dog, time machine, talking dog, inventor, father son relationship, heroes, sent to the past, time paradox ...
Time: year 2014, 2010s, 16th century, 18th century, 1780s ...
Place: egypt, usa, europe, new york, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Charlie and Itchy return to Earth to find Gabriel's Horn, but along the way meet up with a young boy named David, who ran away from home.
Style: humorous, light, clever, talky, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, love, talking animals, afterlife, animals, runaway, kids and family, redemption, homeless, natural disaster, destiny, death ...
Time: 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 232K
Tarzan (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, disney, animals, love and romance, tarzan, adoption, orphan, happy ending, ape man, friendship, childhood, monkey ...
Time: 20th century, 1880s, 1890s, 1910s, 19th century
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, 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: humorous, touching, melancholic, harsh, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, chase, talking animals, animals, betrayal, love, treasure, dog, justice, runaway, mentor ...
Time: prehistory, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Peter Pan 2: Return to Never Land (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The classic tale of 'Peter Pan' continues in Disney's sequel 'Return to Never Land'. In 1940 on a world besieged by World War II, Wendy, now grown up, has two children, one of them is her daughter, Jane.
Style: fairy tale, sweet, humorous, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: world war two, pirate, magic, fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, peter pan, heroes, kidnapping, disney, mischievous children, young heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, 50s
Place: london, england, fictional island
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Lion King II: Simba's Pride (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The circle of life continues for Simba, now fully grown and in his rightful place as the king of Pride Rock. Simba and Nala have given birth to a daughter, Kiara who's as rebellious as her father was. But Kiara drives her parents to distraction ...
Style: sweet, humorous, dramatic, fairy tale, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens
Plot: lion, imaginary kingdom, disney, love story, love, father daughter relationship, happy ending, childhood, good versus evil, culture clash, princess, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%