10 best movies like The Great Bear (2011)

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Movies similar to The Great Bear (2011): Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast, Song of the Sea, The Croods, Against the Wild, A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise, Ice Age: Continental Drift, The Flying Machine, Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds, Young Black Stallion.

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersTeens, Friends, Crocodiles
PlotComputer games, Adventure, Fight, Survival
PlaceNature, Jungle

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:16
CharactersFairies, Strong women
PlotAdventure
StyleDisney, Exciting, To cry

An ancient myth of a massive creature sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell and her good friend Fawn, an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this creature is not welcome in Pixie Hollow — and the scout fairies are determined to capture the mysterious beast, who they fear will destroy their home. Fawn must convince her fairy friends to risk everything to rescue the NeverBeast.

Song of the Sea (2014)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantasy, family, cartoon
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration01:33
PlotSupernatural, Adventure
PlaceLighthouse
StyleTouching, Fascinating

The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as they are drawn into a world Ben knows only from his mother’s folktales. But this is no bedtime story; these fairy folk have been in our world far too long. It soon becomes clear to Ben that Saoirse is the key to their survival.

The Croods (2013)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersFamily
PlotTime travel, Survival, Adventure

The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the Croods discover an incredible new world filled with fantastic creatures -- and their outlook is changed forever.

Against the Wild (2013)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.5)
Genreadventure, family
CountryCanada
Duration01:30
CharactersDogs, Husky, Family
PlotSurvival, Adventure
StyleExciting, To cry

The action-packed feature film tells the dramatic tale of two siblings and their Alaskan Malamute, who must make an emergency landing when their small plane has engine problems. They find themselves in a beautiful but potentially dangerous natural environment that they must overcome together.

A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreadventure, family, cartoon
CountryBelgium, USA, France
Duration01:30
PlotAdventure

Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles and friends forever, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of a spectacular aquarium show for tourists in Dubai. The kingpin of the place, Big D the seahorse, enlists them in his plans for a great escape. But with their new friends Jimbo the bug-eyed blob fish and Lulu the snippy lobster, Annabel the sweet Octopus, and a whole family of penguins, Sammy and Ray hatch breakout plans of their own. That is when little Ricky and Ella arrive, determined to break in to rescue them. After a series of thrilling adventures and narrow escapes, our heroes head south to meet up with Shelly, Sammy's first and only love.

Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersFamily, Pirates, Partners
PlotAdventure, Survival

Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.

The Flying Machine (2011)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.7)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUnited Kingdom, Poland, China, India, Norway
Duration01:25
PlotAdventure
StyleExciting, Touching

A family takes a journey across the globe on a strange and amazing flying machine, experiencing a series of adventures along the way.

Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFrance
Duration01:41
PlotAdventure
StyleExciting

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 where he's unable to fend him off. With the help of Selenia and Betameche, he hatches a plan to regain his usual size: all they must do is infiltrate Arthur's house through the pipeworks, catch an electric train from his bedroom to his grandfather's study and find an elixir that will make him grow back to his human size. Sounds simple enough, if it weren't for Darkos, Maltazard's own son, hot on their tails.

Young Black Stallion (2003)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.6)
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersHorses, Fathers
PlotFreedom, Survival, Adventure
PlaceDeserts, Mountains
StyleTouching

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!

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Ice Age (2002)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersSquirrel, Animals, Mammoths, Friends
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Survival
TimeWinter
StyleFor children

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. Along the way, the unlikely allies become friends but, when enemies attack, their quest takes on far nobler aims.

Dinosaur (2000)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersDinosaurs
PlotAdventure, Survival
StyleTouching

An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.

The Iron Giant (1999)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:26
CharactersTeens, Aliens, Parents, Friends, Robots, Giants
PlaceSmall cities, USA
TimeCold War
StyleTouching, Exciting

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.

Mighty Joe Young (1998)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersAnimals, Monkeys
PlotAdventure
PlaceJungle
StyleExciting

As a child living in Africa, Jill Young saw her mother killed while protecting wild gorillas from poachers led by Andrei Strasser. Now an adult, Jill cares for an orphaned gorilla named Joe -- who, due to a genetic anomaly, is 15 feet tall. When Gregg O'Hara arrives from California and sees the animal, he convinces Jill that Joe would be safest at his wildlife refuge. But Strasser follows them to the U.S., intent on capturing Joe for himself.

Jurassic Park (1993)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersDinosaurs
PlotTime travel, Survival, Adventure
PlaceIslands
StyleExciting

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. However, the park is anything but amusing as the security systems go off-line and the dinosaurs escape.

The Land Before Time (1988)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, Republic of Ireland
Duration01:09
CharactersDinosaurs
PlotSurvival, Adventure
StyleTouching

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, and they encounter several obstacles as they learn to work together in order to survive.

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