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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, sincere, light, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the day, youth, friendship, mischievous children, rescue, young heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, travel, magic, fantasy world, family, heroes, friends, disorder, mistaken identity, demon, strong female character, goblin, penguins, female protagonist, personal growth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, danger, family, heroes, rivalry and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Yona Yona Penguin: Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005), Kirikou and the Men and Women (2012), Moshi Monsters: The Movie (2013), The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002), The Hero of Color City (2014). 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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the day, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, family, imaginary, youth, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, Ireland, Australia
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, adventurer, heroic mission, young heroes, rescue, adventure, disorder, mischievous children, rivalry, best friends, escapades ...
⇓ 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: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family relations, rescue, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, princess, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: exciting, feel good, captivating, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, danger, young heroes, village, escapades, rivalry, wise man, family, heroes, supernatural, social relations ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Moshi Monsters: The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, Ireland, South Korea, New Zealand, Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Join Katsuma, Poppet, Mr. Snoodle, and the other Moshi Monters in an action-packed, song-filled race against time! Together they must stop evil Dr. Strangeglove and his incompetent Glump sidekick Fishlips from pulverising the recently discovered ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, heroes, save the day, adventure, race against time, rivalry, youth, young heroes, escapades, danger, chases and races ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, supernatural, supernatural ability, mischievous children, friendship, heroic mission, wildlife, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, london, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Hero of Color City (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An imaginative tale chronicling the adventures of a diverse band of crayons as they strive to protect not only their magical multihued homeland but the imagination of children everywhere from a terrifying monster.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, save the day, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, master villain, computer animation, fantasy world, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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
Plot: adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroes, superhuman powers, danger, youth, rivalry, vikings, escapades, disorder ...
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: humorous, semi serious, touching, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ghost, mischievous children, rescue, supernatural, danger, adventure, good versus evil, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, adventure, imaginary, family relations, friends, disorder, siblings relations, young heroes, danger ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, rescue, escapades, friends, danger, family, best friends, partners, couples, pet dog, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
 12K
Tinker Bell (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 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
Plot: fairy, good versus evil, friendship, female protagonist, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, spring, talent ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.3
 3K
Delgo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Hairy Tooth Fairy 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friends, friendship, adventure, danger, animal life, family, escapades, mouse, baby, rescue, computer animation, furry
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 81 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, obsessive quest, escapades, rivalry, young heroes, imaginary, dragon, heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Pokemon Heroes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and his friends try and stop a pair of thieves hiding out in the canals and alleyways of Alto Mare, the age-old water capital. Joining the adventure are two new legendary Pokémon, a pair of siblings named Latias and Latios, who serve ...
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, stylized ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: pokemon, adventure, gang, imaginary, escapades, friendship, rescue, adventurer, good versus evil, supernatural ability, young heroes, friends ...
Time: 2000s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Style: humorous, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7K
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: All aboard for Thomas' very first adventure! A little tank engine discovers a big new world when he arrives on the Island of Sodor. Escapades abound as Thomas explores his new home and meets some Really Useful new friends. Finding the true blue ...
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 55K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
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Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 2.8
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Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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