Movies like Balto

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Balto (1995)
 7.1
 42K
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: feel good, sentimental, suspenseful, exciting, sincere, based on true events, entertaining, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, wolf, rivalry, dog sled, adventure, danger, daring rescue, goose, against the odds, courage, save the day, family, alienation, cartoon wolf, heroes, heroic mission, lone wolves, snow, threat, drowning, right hand man, bully, wilderness, serum, animals ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 90s, year 1995, 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 feel good, humorous, touching and semi serious films with plots about family, adventure, friendship, friends, talking animals, danger and animals mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Balto: The Fox and the Hound (1981), The Lion King (1994), White Fang (2018), 101 Dalmatians (1961), Oliver & Company (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: touching, inspirational, feel good, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, girls' night
Plot: horse, wild horse, family, friendship, freedom, reunion, getting home, adventure, rescue, animal life, cowboy, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1800s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ 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: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, dog, disney, animal life, fox, animals, adventure, reconciliation, friends, rescue, wounded animal, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 988K
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, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night
Plot: disney, family, lion, talking animals, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, betrayal, jungle, prince, king, pride and honor ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog movie, rescue, survival, friendship, friends, rivalry, heroes, save the day, escapades, adventure, danger, contests and competitions ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Balto II: Wolf Quest (2002)
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: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, pets, dog movie, danger, heroes, against the odds, friends, family relations, young heroes, daring rescue, orphan ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 4K
White Fang (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
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, captivating, sincere, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, wolf, dog sled, half breed, hunger, snow, best friend, rescue from drowning, dog fighting, pregnancy, human animal relationship, chicken ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 160K
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, feel good, sweet, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, pets, dalmatian, chase, female villain, puppy, adventure, disney, animals, villainess, hopes, getting home ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: feel good, sentimental, touching, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: disney, orphan, friendship, pets, adventure, petty criminal, dog, daring rescue, family, great dane, young heroes, kitten ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 10K
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: touching, sincere, feel good, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: deer, talking animals, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, self discovery, wilderness, in the woods, animals, forest, friends, family relations ...
⇓ 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, touching, colourful, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, disney, friendship, tyrannosaurus rex, survival, family, babies and infants, natural disaster, rescue, wilderness, talking animals ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cartoon cat, anthropomorphic animal, daring rescue, danger, family, reluctant partners, friends, friendship, save the day, good versus evil, disorder, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 7K
Zambezia (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, sincere, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, animal life, bird, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, heroes, friends, danger, wilderness, family, save the day, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Rescuers Down Under (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, disney, talking animals, rescue, poacher, australian outback, adventure, friendship, adventurer, heroic mission, follow your dream, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: australia, new york, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Jungle Book 2 (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
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: feel good, exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: jungle, tiger, wolf, adventure, feral child, orphan, rescue, bear, friendship, family, leaving home, danger ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace, and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus.
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, mystical, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, pirate, mythology, sinbad, chase, goddess, heroes, adventurer, disney, danger, rivalry, prince ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages, 8th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.8
 103K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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, inspirational, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, disney, talking animals, adventure, animals, family, transformation, native americans, human becomes animal, hunting, animal life, grizzly bear ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 22K
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: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, hopes, human spirit, danger, escapades, against the odds, world war two, war, animals, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: england, london, france, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.0
 182K
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, sentimental, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: giant robots, benign alien, androids and robots, giant, prejudice, friendship, small town, self sacrifice, space and aliens, cold war, adventure, giant robot ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1957
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 173K
The Jungle Book (1967)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, 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: touching, feel good, fairy tale, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, jungle, talking animals, feral child, adventure, orphan, animal life, friendship, human animal relationship, young heroes, conflict, mischievous children ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 1890s, 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.2
 980K
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, sweet, exciting, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, unlikely friendships, follow your dream, loneliness, friendship, family, journey, talking animals, obsessive quest, dog, friends, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, mount everest, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 199K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, 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: sweet, exciting, entertaining, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, adventure, animals, human animal relationship, talking animals, friendship, family, cartoon dog, pets, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, missouri, las vegas, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, light, colourful, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, rescue, determination, jungle, friends, fantasy world, friendship, elephant, family, teacher, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 214K
Tarzan (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK
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: touching, captivating, feel good, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: jungle, disney, love and romance, orphan, adoption, adventure, friendship, monkey, animals, ape man, tarzan, animal life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1880s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 459K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK, Australia
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: road movie, touching, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: talking animals, friendship, unlikely friendships, adventure, animal life, rescue, journey, family, odd couple, escape, caveman, unlikely partners ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, love and romance, animal life, fish out of water, misfit, family, heroes, pets, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
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: exciting, serious, touching, feel good, 2d animation ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dog, afterlife, family, adventure, partners, young heroes, heroes, escapades, hopes, odd couple, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 99K
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, feel good, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, adventure, disney, talking animals, animal life, animals, animal protagonist, pets, getting home, social differences, friendship, butler ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s, edwardian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 987K
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, sweet, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, underwater, family, shark, friends, father son relationship, animals, courage, rescue, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, new south wales, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 270K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: feel good, touching, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female warrior, female protagonist, princess, friendship, adventure, cross dressing, dragon, woman dressed as man, sexism, disney, human spirit, good versus evil ...
Time: ancient history, 5th century
Place: china, ancient china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.8
 12K
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, captivating, scenic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: tarzan, adventure, feral man, jungle, heroes, escapades, danger, teaching the ways of the world, wilderness, family, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%