Movies like Black Beauty

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Black Beauty (1994)
 6.6
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Black Beauty (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating, breathtaking, emotional, sad, sweet, scenic, earnest ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: horse, pets, family, adventure, friendship, friends, injustice, hopes, getting home, animal life, courage, farm, fire, bridge, human animal relationship, abuse, animal cruelty, compassion, horse and carriage, horseshoe, stable, animal abuse, big city, horse actor, animal rights ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london

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Most similar movies to Black Beauty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, sentimental and melancholic films with plots about family, friendship, friends, adventure, runaway, animal life and children mostly in Family, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Black Beauty: Flicka (2006), Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009), The Incredible Journey (1963), Born Free (1966), Max (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 873
Black Beauty (1971)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Anna Sewell's classic 1877 novel beautifully comes to life in this family drama set in England. Told from the point of view of Black Beauty himself, the story sheds light on the details surrounding the colt's birth and his perception of ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, rescue, horse, adventure, family, friends, escapades, getting home, hopes, family relations, human spirit, pets ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, scotland, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 7K
Flicka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A headstrong 16 year old Katy McLaughlin desires to work on her family's mountainside horse ranch, although her father insists she finish boarding school. Katy finds a mustang in the hills near her ranch. Katy then sets her mind to tame a ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: cowboy, horse, babies and infants, family, animal life, family relations, introspection, hopes, love and romance, getting home, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, heartbreaking ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, friends, loyalty, family, death, pets, loneliness, human animal relationship, loss of friend, loss of loved one, loss of family member ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: usa, japan, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Incredible Journey (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?
Style: touching, feel good, serious, uplifting, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, wilderness, adventure, cat, family, friendship, survival, pets, obsessive quest, animal life, getting home, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 7.3
 5K
Born Free (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born Free (1966) is an Open Road Films Ltd./Columbia Pictures feature film starring Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers as Joy and George Adamson, a real-life couple who raised an orphaned lion cub to adulthood, and released her into the wilds of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: animal rights, wildlife, lion, rifle, pets, friends, survival, family, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, adoption ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 24K
Max (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dog that helped soldiers in Afghanistan returns to the U.S. and is adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: dog, teenage life, youth, friendship, adventure, pets, escapades, betrayal, rescue, family, family bonds, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, afghanistan, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat trek across America encountering all sorts of adventures in the quest to be reunited with their owners.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, cat, pets, wilderness, fish out of water, journey, adventure, survival, family, talking animals, wounded animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: cross country, nevada, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua named Chloe who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner Viv's niece, Rachel, gets lost and must rely on her friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her.
Style: humorous, not serious, awful, idiotic, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, family, adventure, urban, pets, couples, friendship, rescue, pinata, chihuahua, potted plant, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, beverly hills, california, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.9
 62K
Free Willy (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When maladjusted orphan Jesse vandalizes a theme park, he is placed with foster parents and must work at the park to make amends. There he meets Willy, a young Orca whale who has been separated from his family. Sensing kinship, they form a bond and, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: human animal relationship, social worker, killer whale, friendship, captivity, freedom, adventure, animal life, rescue, ocean or sea, happy ending, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.7
 15K
The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, survival, friendship, adventure, animal life, family, animals, on the run, youth, escapades, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 1K
Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pets, hurricane, family, adventure, teenage life, opposites attract, youth, danger, young heroes, escapades, heroes, animal life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 3K
Shiloh (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An abused beagle runs away from his owner. On the road, he meets young Marty Preston and follows him home. The boy immediately forms a bond with the dog and names him Shiloh. His stern father won't let him keep the dog because it belongs to ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, rescue, family, animal actor, adoption, pets, friendship, friends, family relations, small town, small town life, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Three Lives of Thomasina (1963)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thomasina is the pet cat of Mary McDhui, the daughter of Scottish veterinarian Andrew McDhui. When Thomasina falls ill, McDhui declares that the pet should be put down. But when Mary and her father try to bury the cat, Lori MacGregor (Susan ...
Style: emotional, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: village, cat, veterinarian, animal life, pets, dealing with death, family, friendship, adventure, terminal illness, misfit, healing power ...
Time: 1910s
Place: scotland, europe, britain, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: desert, friendship, horse, family, dealing with death, mischievous children, siblings relations, escapades, young heroes, getting home, adventure, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 6K
Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: friendship, rescue, coming of age, small town, family, youth, danger, best friends, daring rescue, mischievous children, young heroes, adventure ...
Time: 90s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 87
Danny (1977)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl's special love for a horse helps them both.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, teenage life, family, youth, friendship, young at heart, friends, family relations, horse actor, horse, human animal relationship, girl horse relationship
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How It Was with Dooms (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, lion, wild animal, cheetah, bully, coming of age, adventure, family, friendship, adolescence, kids and family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 5K
Lassie (1994)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, small town, coming of age, family, friendship, countryside, friends, family relations, rivalry, mischievous children, adventure, resentment ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 18K
White Fang (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, pets, gold, treasure, human animal relationship, adventure, daring rescue, survival, adventurer, wilderness, trap ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa, mine, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 4K
Benji (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Benji is a stray who has nonetheless worked his way into the hearts of a number of the townspeople, who give him food and attention whenever he stops by. His particular favorites are a pair of children who feed and play with him against the wishes ...
Style: sentimental, tense, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, dog, animal actor, kidnapping, friendship, hostage, family, adventure, longing, youth, danger, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 3K
Snow Buddies (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dylan Sprouse, Jim Belushi and Kris Kristofferson lend their voices to this family-friendly tale about a feisty pack of golden retriever puppies that embarks on an Alaskan adventure. When they find themselves stranded in the northern wilderness, the ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pets, contests and competitions, save the day, hopes, getting home, escapades, family, best friends, friends, ambition, animal life, buddies ...
Time: 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Littlest Horse Thieves (1976)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pony, escapades, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, animal life, child as adult, fighting the system, danger, youth, young heroes, anti heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An American Girl Adventure (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pre-American Revolution Virginian girl whose love for the outdoors leads to the friendship of a lifetime. Felicity loves horses, and though her parents plead with her to remain indoors, she years to ride the open plains. When Felicity comes into ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, rescue, hopes, best friends, family life, animal life, young heroes, parents and children, coming of age, horse riding, compassion, female protagonist ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: virginia, usa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, friends, family relations, heroes, animal life, young heroes, heroic mission ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, wilderness, orphan, adventure, family, social differences, moral dilemma, heroes, family life, young heroes, mischievous children, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 495
Living Free (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: lion, hopes, family, adventurer, danger, family life, animal life, heroes, pets, family relations, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 605
Big Red (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wealthy sportsman James Haggin (Walter Pidgeon) lives on a Quebec estate called Wintapi. Émile Fornet (Émile Genest), handler of Haggin's hunting dogs, and Émile's wife Therese (Janette Bertrand), Haggin's cook and housekeeper, ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, animal training, save the day, adventure, family, pets, family life, animal life, youth, coming of age, friends, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 7K
Iron Will (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Will Stoneman's father dies, he is left alone to take care of his mother and their land. Needing money to maintain it, he decides to join a cross country dogsled race. This race will require days of racing for long hours, through harsh ...
Style: feel good, touching, serious, uplifting, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: train, adventure, family, underdog, contests and competitions, against the odds, journalism, rivalry, friendship, hopes, sport, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, canada, usa, alaska, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Railway Children (1970)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Waterbury family are completely happy until mysterious men take their father away and they have to move up to Yorkshire without him. The three open-hearted children soon make many friends including their Old Gentleman whom they regularly wave to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: children, false accusation, treason, countryside, railway station, teenage girl, family, adventure, friendship, dishonesty, human spirit, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, victorian, 1900s, 1800s
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
Style: touching, feel good, emotional, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, getting home, on the run, adoption, aging, friends, family relations, youth, danger, wilderness, escapades, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%