Balloon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant balloon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, light, semi serious, suspense, feel good and touching films and TV shows about / with balloon, friendship, escapades, adventure, family, storytelling, danger, runaway, mentor and life philosophy plots mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as balloon: Flight of the Red Balloon (2007), The Aeronauts (2019), Balloon (2018), Albert (2015), Capone (2020), Captain Thunder (2011), Mermaid (2000), Danny Deckchair (2003), Saige Paints the Sky (2013), 500 MPH Storm (2013).

List of balloon movies

Flight of the Red Balloon (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first part in a new series of films produced by Musée d'Orsay, 'Flight of the Red Balloon' tells the story of a French family as seen through the eyes of a Chinese student. The film was shot in August and September 2006 on ...
Style: sentimental, enigmatic, art house, absurd, melancholic ...
Plot: single parent, nanny, balloon, parents and children, neglect, boy, puppet, telephone call, museum, family relations, imaginary friend, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, tokyo, japan, brussels
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The Aeronauts (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher find themselves in an epic fight for survival while attempting to make discoveries in a hot air balloon.
Style: exciting, tense, uplifting, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: weather, survival, balloon, scientist, science, saving a life, experiment, rescue, explorer, self sacrifice, flash forward, courage ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era, 1860s
Place: england, london
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Balloon (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape DDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds traces of this attempt to escape and immediately starts investigations, while the two families are forced to ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, based on true events
Plot: escape plan, border patrol, balloon, berlin wall, husband wife relationship, secret plan, manhunt, interrogation, stasi, danger, german history, couples ...
Time: year 1979, 20th century, 70s, year 1989
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, east berlin east germany, west germany, berlin germany ...
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Albert (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The nice town of Kellyville is too small to accomodate the world's worst scoundrels, Albert and Egon, who decides to go out in the world.
Style: humorous, entertaining, contemplative, light, feel good
Plot: boy, balloon, friendship, child protagonist, adventure, escapades, friends, youth, society, disorder, ambition, heroes ...
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Capone (2020)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The 47-year old Al Capone, after 10 years in prison, starts suffering from dementia and comes to be haunted by his violent past.
Style: factual, depressing, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: gangsters, bloody violence, underwater, dementia, blood, violence, money, gunshot, gun violence, feces, male protagonist, watching a movie ...
Time: 1940s, year 1933
Place: florida, usa, cleveland ohio, chicago illinois, minneapolis minnesota
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Captain Thunder (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of "Captain Thunder and the Holy Grail" is set during the Third Crusade in Palestine, when Captain Thunder finds in the dungeons of a fortress a dying Christian named Juan de Ribera, who entrustes him the mission to restore to ...
Plot: holy grail, magic, crusade, ghost, witch, soldier, battles, balloon, eclipse, sword and sorcery, castle, gentleman ...
Time: middle ages
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The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's Schluufy's birthday, and the Oogieloves (Goobie, Zoozie and Toofie), along with their friends J. Edgar, Windy Window and Ruffy, are organizing a party. (Shh! It's a secret.) Everything is going along just perfectly until J. Edgar ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: family outing, toddlers, kids
Plot: escapades, friends, young heroes, friendship, disorder, youth, family, puppet, balloon, birthday, adventure hero, target ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mermaid (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four year old Desi learns to accept the death of her father by sending him a letter on a balloon to which she receives a reply. Based on a true story.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, family problems, friendship, parents and children, bittersweet, single parent, hopes, family, death in the family, child's point of view, mother daughter relationship, widow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Danny Deckchair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a true story, the tale of a cement truck driver named Danny, whose long awaited vacation is cancelled thanks to his scheming girlfriend, Trudy. Danny escapes his grim life in suburban Australia and blasts into the skies in a chair tied with ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, starting over, love affair, self discovery, social relations, small town life, love triangle, inventor, suburbs, traffic jam, balloon, falling from height ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, kansas, sydney australia, texas
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Saige Paints the Sky (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite class-has been cut. On top of that, her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, friendship, school, family relations, youth, horse, art, singing, balloon, friends, female protagonist, teenage girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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500 MPH Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an energy experiment goes haywire, a rash of massive hurricanes rips across North America. A high school science teacher must get his family to safety before the hurricanes merge, creating a "hypercane" with the power to wipe the US ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: disaster film, experiment, hurricane, scientist, nuclear reactor, tornado, storm, military, destruction, mass destruction, balloon, forest fire ...
Place: usa
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Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, race against time, escapades, scientist, wager, on the road, painting, train ride, steampunk, balloon, queen victoria ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 21st century, year 2004 ...
Place: london, france, paris france, england, europe ...
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Before Night Falls (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Spanning several decades, this powerful biopic offers a glimpse into the life of famed Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, an artist who was vilified for his homosexuality in Fidel Castro's Cuba.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: poet, aids, gays and lesbians, revolution, exile, oppression, homosexual, artist, gay slur, writer's life, gay, childhood ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 80s, year 1974 ...
Place: cuba, latin america, new york, caribbean, havana cuba
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Ghosts of Mars (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Melanie Ballard (Natasha Henstridge) is a hard nosed police chief in the year 2025. She and a police snatch squad are sent to Mars to apprehend a dangerous criminal James Williams (Ice Cube). Mars has been occupied by humans for some time and they ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, ghost, ghost town, survival, martial arts, chaos, zombie, supernatural, danger, alien possession, graphic violence, jail ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 80s
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The Jönsson Gang in Mallorca (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Vanheden and Dynamit-Harry, together with Harry's fiancée Doris, are in Mallorca while Sickan is still in Stockholm...
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: safe, cathedral, balloon, gang, rivalry, crime, dishonesty, crimes, prison, vengeance, revolution, criminal gang ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, eastern europe, mallorca
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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.
Style: surreal, cult film, epic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, moon, backstage, siege, horse, baron, european, balloon, storytelling, adventure, monster, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: austria, egypt, europe, ottoman empire, vienna ...
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It (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: missing person, fear, killer clown, clown, asthma, monster, supernatural power, small town, child killer, stephen king, death, death of brother ...
Time: year 1989, year 1988, quarry, 80s
Place: maine
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What's Up: Balloon to the Rescue! (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Dr. Crumb, a scientist who never liked to leave home, invented a way to see the world without leaving your lab. Using a stone extraterrestrial Crumb, his assistant and his two nephews Zoox: the beautiful Amanda and irreverent Guto, will make his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: balloon, house, monster, scientist, hypnotism, old man, hypnosis, eyeglasses, family, chases and races, friends, computer animation ...
Place: china, paris france
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Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, balloon, jules verne, battles, hotshot hero, daring rescue, treasure hunt, showbiz, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s
Place: africa, britain
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Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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, exciting, touching, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, loneliness, family, follow your dream, journey, friendship, unlikely friendships, obsessive quest, friends, dog, talking animals, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, mount everest, venezuela
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Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: rough, bleak, emotional, serious, harsh ...
Plot: domestic violence, child abuse, abusive mother, poverty, rape, illiteracy, fat girl, dysfunctional family, social misfits, sexual abuse, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem, manhattan new york city
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Octopussy (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. James Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and a Russian General who wants to provoke a new World War.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear threat, adventure, espionage, secret service, terrorism, race against time, secret agents, james bond, british secret service, gadget, top secret, smuggling ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, east berlin, europe, east germany ...
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Napoleon (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: golden retriever, family relations, dog, balloon, pets, danger, misfit, adventure, heroes, youth, escapades, partners ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Mysterious Island (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, island, castaway, american civil war, adventure, stranded, escape, jules verne, ocean, race against time, danger, daring rescue ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s, 1950s, 50s
Place: pacific ocean
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The Mask (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: superhuman powers, double life, superhero, gangsters, dual identity, fall in love, social misfits, alter ego, transformation, good versus evil, love and romance, robbery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Frankenstein Island (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A hot air balloon crew and a dog find themselves on an island with scantily-clad part-alien women, zombies, and other monsters.
Plot: amazon, balloon, scientist, monster, zombie, island, breasts, big breasts, frankenstein's monster, doctor frankenstein, sexploitation, slasher ...
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Enduring Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, haunted by the past, countryside, attempted murder, post traumatic stress, couple relations, dangerous attraction, guilt, mental illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, obsessive love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
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Curious George (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany, Taiwan, France, Canada, South Korea, UK, Philippines
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When The Man in the Yellow Hat befriends Curious George in the jungle, they set off on a non-stop, fun-filled journey through the wonders of the big city toward the warmth of true friendship.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: monkey, family, museum, curiosity, expedition, race against time, adventure, human animal relationship, jungle, mischievous children, nothing goes right, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, africa, new york
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The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alvin has entered himself and Simon and Theodore in a hot-air balloon race around the world against the Chipettes to deliver diamonds for a group of diamond smugglers. The winners will collect a prize of $100,000. Kids and adults will enjoy this ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, cult film
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: chipmunk, danger, chase, balloon, unlikely partners, rescue, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, chases and races, escapades, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, antarctica, athens greece, mexico, europe ...
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The Adventures of Mark Twain (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on elements from the stories of Mark Twain, this feature-length Claymation fantasy follows the adventures of Tom Sawyer, Becky Thatcher and Huck Finn as they stowaway aboard the interplanetary balloon of Mark Twain. Twain, disgusted with the ...
Style: claymation, clay animation, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: stowaway, outer space, comet, balloon, portal, mischievous children, imaginary character, friends, disorder, escapades, rescue, obsessive quest ...
Place: usa, mississippi, big ben london, london
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