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Yona Yona Penguin (2009)
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Yona Yona Penguin (2009)
Original name: よなよなペンギン
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rintaro directs a tale of three children who visit a land of wonder. This is the first "3D anime" that Madhouse has produced. Oh, and there are penguins.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, sincere, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the day, friendship, youth, rescue, mischievous children, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, travel, magic, fantasy world, heroes, family, friends, mistaken identity, disorder, demon, strong female lead, penguins, goblin, personal growth, female protagonist, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia

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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 escapades, adventure, family, danger, youth, rivalry and imaginary mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Yona Yona Penguin: The Magic Roundabout (2005), Eleanor's Secret (2009), Kirikou and the Men and Women (2012), The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002), The Magic Crystal (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Each night, like every other child in the world, Miko goes to Dreamland thanks to magic sand dispersed by the Sandman. But one night, the evil dream Habumar steals the Sand of Dreams and takes control of Dreamland. The Sandman and his faithful sheep ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, save the day, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, youth, master villain, family, friendship, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
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95%
The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, mischievous children, rescue, best friends, rivalry, adventure, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over the universe. Meanwhile, Arthur is still a Minimoy, and thus in a state ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, family relations, little people, friendship, good versus evil, princess, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eleanor's Secret (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Natanaël, seven, still doesn't know how to read. His eccentric old aunt bequeaths her house to his parents and her book collection to the young boy. Nat discovers that the books serve as a shelter for all the heroes found in children's ...
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: save the day, adventure, escapades, family, youth, mysterious character, witch, friendship, imaginary character, little boy, disorder, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, village, escapades, wise man, young heroes, family, heroes, supernatural, youth, wizards and magicians ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: humorous, clever, feel good, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, wildlife, rescue, eccentric family, supernatural, supernatural ability, mischievous children, heroic mission, friendship, escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, london, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Magic Crystal (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A magic crystal causes double the number of gifts Santa can deliver all over the world and this makes for many happy gezinnetjes. His criminal assistant Basil however has a diabolical plan: he wants to steal the crystal so as to gain control over ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, orphan, adventure, save the day, family, escapades, christmas spirit, imaginary kingdom, friendship, rivalry, santa claus, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Casper Meets Wendy (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a warlock threatens Wendy the Good Little Witch, she and her aunts hide out at a resort where Casper the Ghost is vacationing with his uncles. Although Casper and Wendy are told ghosts and witches don't get along, the two are kindred ...
Style: touching, exciting, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, ghost, friendship, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, supernatural ability, best friends, curses spells and rituals, resort ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Legends of Valhalla: Thor (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Iceland, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An over confident teen with a magical weapon and a handful of imperfect gods join forces against an evil queen and her army of giants
Style: semi serious, exciting, entertaining, feel good
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Arthur's Missing Pal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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: light, captivating, entertaining, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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Bratz: Babyz - The Movie (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Follow fashion-forward toddlers Cloe, Sasha, Jade and Yasmin on an exciting adventure through the local mall, where they're on a mission to rescue a stolen puppy. When twins Nora and Nita lose their puppy at the hands of a bully looking to ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fashion, shopping mall, rescue, adventure, escapades, friendship, youth, rivalry, friends, abduction, mischievous children, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, magic, supernatural, disney, adventure, family relations, friends, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: 2000s
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70%
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Tinker Bell (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Journey into the secret world of Pixie Hollow and hear Tinker Bell speak for the very first time as the astonishing story of Disney's most famous fairy is finally revealed in the all-new motion picture "Tinker Bell."
Style: fairy tale, sweet, sincere, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, captivating, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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69%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
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Delgo (2008)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Style: semi serious, exciting, light, feel good, humorous
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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Zambezia (2012)
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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