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Hook (1991)
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Hook (1991)

Peter Pan (Williams) has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook (Hoffman) kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell (Roberts). With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Pet…er Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler cult film 
Themes:
adoption dysfunctional family magic hero christmas kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
london england city of children baseball england boat airplane snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy mermaid self discovery lawyer girl brother sister relationship boy children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Period:
20th century 1990s 
Story:
captain hook sword duel old english sheepdog hook for hand child kidnapping child fighting adult child's drawing baseball glove baseball game baseball cap battle of wits adventure hero flying girl sword fight flying boy β€¦christmas decorations christmas lights dead boy based on play throwing a telephone out a window expression taken literally anthropomorphic flower gang that lives together seashell bikini never neverland exposed underwear pants falling down open window crowing tinker bell slash sheepdog turbulence actress playing male role fear of flying teenager fighting adult flying man caught in a net reference to gandhi big ben london dollhouse stockholm syndrome lifting female in air surname as title food fight miniaturization hook acrobatics father son estrangement victory outlaw gang friends who live together acrobat fantasy world broken window shouting villain played by lead actor yelling play snowing skateboarding child's point of view fairy reverse footage anthropomorphism blockbuster lifting someone into the air slow motion captain hugging pirate storytelling uniform costume duel old woman fictional war drawing no opening credits child man with glasses death of friend orphan good versus evil island bed tears sword battle rescue cell phone crying telephone call title spoken by character character name in title one word title based on novel dog violence  (See All)

Peter Pan (1953)
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Peter Pan (1953)

An adaptation of J. M. Barrie's story about a boy who never grew up. The three children of the Darling family receive a visit from Peter Pan, who takes them to Never Land, where an ongoing war between Peter's gang of rag-tag runaways and the evil Pirate Captain Hook is taking place.

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
magic hero kidnapping 
Locations:
london england city of children england boat 
Characters:
little girl little boy mermaid girl brother sister relationship boy children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship husband wife relationship mother son relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
captain hook hook for hand flying girl sword fight flying boy based on play gang that lives together never neverland seashell bikini crowing tinker bell big ben london hook outlaw gang friends who live together β€¦fantasy world fairy blockbuster lifting someone into the air captain pirate duel orphan good versus evil island bed sword rescue title spoken by character character name in title based on novel dog  (See All)

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Peter Pan (2003)
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Peter Pan (2003)

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling, and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and leads them over moonlit ro…oftops through a galaxy of stars and to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life--free of grown-up rules--while also facing the inevitable showdown with Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
adoption magic hero 
Locations:
london england city of children snow 
Characters:
mermaid girl brother sister relationship boy children mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
captain hook sword duel hook for hand adventure hero sword fight flying boy crowing big ben london hook child's point of view fairy lifting someone into the air captain pirate storytelling β€¦duel drawing no opening credits child man with glasses island bed sword battle rescue crying title spoken by character character name in title based on novel violence dog  (See All)

Pan (2015)
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Pan (2015)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
magic hero kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
london england boat 
Characters:
mermaid boy children mother son relationship 
Story:
captain hook sword duel adventure hero sword fight flying boy never neverland tinker bell fantasy world child's point of view fairy captain pirate fictional war no opening credits orphan β€¦good versus evil sword battle rescue title spoken by character character name in title one word title based on novel violence  (See All)

The Witches (1990) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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The Witches (1990)

A young boy, recently orphaned, is taken to England by his grandmother. At a hotel in which they are staying, a group of witches have gathered to prepare a plot to rid England of all children.

Themes:
magic kidnapping 
Locations:
england snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy girl boy children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
child's drawing yelling lifting someone into the air storytelling uniform old woman drawing child orphan good versus evil tears rescue crying based on novel 

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Willow (1988)
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Willow (1988)

A baby girl is discovered in a river by Ranon and Mims, the children of Willow Ufgood, a dwarf farmer and magician and the baby girl is taken into the care of Willow's family. But when a terrifying dog-like creature attacks Willow's village, whilst tracking down the baby. Willow consults the village… council and the wizard The High Aldwin. The High Aldwin gives Willow a task and Willow leaves the village and embarks on the task to give the baby girl to a responsible person. But Willow soon learns the baby is Elora Danan, the baby girl destined to bring about the downfall of the evil sorceress Queen Bavmorda. Joined by his allies: swordsman Madmartigan, sorceress Fin Raziel and the Brownies Franjean and Rool, Willow takes it upon himself to protect Elora from Queen Bavmorda, who intends to kill Elora and prevent Elora from fulfilling her destiny. And Willow and his allies are pursued by Queen Bavmorda's daughter Sorsha and the evil commander of Queen Bavmorda's army General Kael, whom are searching for Elora and bring her back to Queen Bavmorda's castle, where Queen Bavmorda bids to kill Elora in a ritual and prevent the prophecy of her downfall. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
magic hero kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
boat snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy self discovery girl children mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
child kidnapping sword fight fairy lifting someone into the air hugging old woman fictional war death of friend good versus evil island sword battle crying title spoken by character character name in title β€¦one word title dog  (See All)

Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
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Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Captain Jack Sparrow (Depp) crosses paths with a woman from his past (Cruz), and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen Anne's Revenge, the ship of the formidable pirate Blackbeard (Mc…Shane), Jack finds himself on an unexpected adventure in which he doesn't know who to fear more: Blackbeard or the woman from his past. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
hero revenge 
Locations:
london england england 
Characters:
mermaid 
Story:
adventure hero sword fight caught in a net captain pirate no opening credits island sword battle based on novel 

Eragon (2006)
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Eragon (2006)

The Kingdom of Alagaesia is ruled by the evil King Galbatorix, a former dragon rider that betrayed his mates and his people in his quest for power. When the orphan farm boy Eragon finds a blue stone sent by Princess Arya, he sooner realizes that it is a dragon egg. When the dragon Saphira is born, E…ragon meets his mentor Brom, and becomes the dragon rider foreseen in an ancient prophecy that would set his people free from the tyrant Galbatorix. Eragon meets the rebels Varden and together they fight against the evil sorcerer Durza and the army of Galbatorix in a journey for freedom. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler cult film 
Themes:
magic hero 
Characters:
boy 
Story:
sword duel adventure hero teenager fighting adult fantasy world duel fictional war death of friend orphan good versus evil sword battle character name in title one word title based on novel 

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone (2001) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

This is the tale of Harry Potter, an ordinary 11-year-old boy serving as a sort of slave for his aunt and uncle who learns that he is actually a wizard and has been invited to attend the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry is snatched away from his mundane existence by Hagrid, the gro…unds keeper for Hogwarts, and quickly thrown into a world completely foreign to both him and the viewer. Famous for an incident that happened at his birth, Harry makes friends easily at his new school. He soon finds, however, that the wizarding world is far more dangerous for him than he would have imagined, and he quickly learns that not all wizards are ones to be trusted. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
dysfunctional family magic hero christmas 
Characters:
little girl girl boy husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Period:
1990s 
Story:
fantasy world reverse footage blockbuster lifting someone into the air uniform no opening credits orphan good versus evil sword rescue title spoken by character character name in title based on novel dog 

Parenthood (1989)
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Parenthood (1989)

The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the family, the eccentrics, the skeletons in the closet, and the rebellious teenagers.

Themes:
dysfunctional family 
Locations:
baseball 
Characters:
little girl little boy brother sister relationship children mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
baseball game play blockbuster hugging old woman bed crying telephone call one word title 

Home Alone (1990)
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Home Alone (1990)

It is Christmas time and the McCallister family is preparing for a vacation in Paris, France. But the youngest in the family named Kevin got into a scuffle with his older brother Buzz and was sent to his room which is on the third floor of his house. Then, the next morning, while the rest of the fam…ily was in a rush to make it to the airport on time, they completely forgot about Kevin who now has the house all to himself. Being home alone was fun for Kevin, having a pizza all to himself, jumping on his parents' bed, and making a mess. Then, Kevin discovers about two burglars, Harry and Marv, about to rob his house on Christmas Eve. Kevin acts quickly by wiring his own house with makeshift booby traps to stop the burglars and to bring them to justice. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
dysfunctional family christmas 
Locations:
airplane snow 
Characters:
little boy self discovery brother sister relationship boy husband wife relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Period:
1990s 
Story:
yelling snowing child's point of view blockbuster lifting someone into the air slow motion hugging costume bed rescue telephone call title spoken by character violence 

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Coraline (2009)
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Coraline (2009)

When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, with caring parents and all her dreams coming true. …When the Other Mother invites Coraline to stay in her world forever, the girl refuses and finds that the alternate reality where she is trapped is only a trick to lure her. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
kidnapping 
Locations:
boat snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy mermaid girl boy mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship 
Story:
seashell bikini acrobat fantasy world lifting someone into the air old woman orphan tears rescue cell phone crying title spoken by character character name in title based on novel one word title dog 

Legend (1985) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Legend (1985)

A demon who seeks to create eternal night by destroying the last of the unicorns and marrying a fairy princess is opposed by the forest boy Jack and his elven allies in this magical fantasy. Two different versions of this picture feature soundtracks by either Tangerine Dream or Jerry Goldsmith.

Subgenre:
swashbuckler cult film 
Themes:
magic hero 
Characters:
boy 
Story:
sword duel adventure hero sword fight fairy lifting someone into the air duel fictional war good versus evil sword rescue 

Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom (1984)
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Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom (1984)

Set in 1935, a professor, archaeologist, and legendary hero by the name of Indiana Jones is back in action in his newest adventure. But this time he teams up with a night club singer named Wilhelmina "Willie" Scott and a twelve-year-old boy named Short Round. They end up in an Indian small distresse…d village, where the people believe that evil spirits have taken all their children away after a sacred precious stone was stolen! They also discovered the great mysterious terror surrounding a booby-trapped temple known as the Temple of Doom! Thuggee is beginning to attempt to rise once more, believing that with the power of all five Sankara stones they can rule the world! Now, it's all up to Indiana to put an end to the Thuggee campaign, rescue the lost children, win the girl and conquer the Temple of Doom. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
magic hero kidnapping 
Locations:
airplane 
Characters:
girl boy children father son relationship 
Story:
child kidnapping adventure hero sword fight outlaw gang friends who live together yelling reverse footage blockbuster lifting someone into the air sword rescue character name in title violence 

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)

Through contact with a mysterious substance, called Ooze, 4 little turtles in the canalization of New York mutate to giant turtles. They can speak, walk upright and love pizza. The wise rat Splinter becomes their mentor and educates them to Ninja fighters. Their arch-enemy is the bad, bad guy Shredd…er, who struggles to gain power over the world. Of course the ninja turtles will do everything to stop him. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
hero revenge 
Characters:
father son relationship 
Period:
1990s 
Story:
sword duel sword fight lifting female in air skateboarding anthropomorphism blockbuster lifting someone into the air costume duel good versus evil sword violence 

Bedknobs And Broomsticks (1971)
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Bedknobs And Broomsticks (1971)

During WWII in England, Charlie, Carrie, and Paul Rawlins are sent to live with Eglantine Price, an apprentice witch. Charlie blackmails Miss Price that if he is to keep her practices a secret, she must give him something, so she takes a bedknob from her late father's bed and places the "famous magi…c traveling spell" on it, and only Paul can activate it. Their first journey is to a street in London where they meet Emelius Browne, headmaster of Miss Price's witchcraft training correspondence school. Miss Price tells him of a plan to find the magic words for a spell known as Substitutiary Locomotion, which brings inanimate objects to life. This spell will be her work for the war effort. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
london england england 
Characters:
little girl little boy boy children 
Story:
hook anthropomorphism lifting someone into the air captain uniform child orphan island bed sword battle crying 

Bridge To Terabithia (2007) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Bridge To Terabithia (2007)

Jesse Aarons trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school, so he's very upset when newcomer Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and other differences, including that she's rich, he's poor, and she's a city girl, he's a country boy, the two become fast friends. Toget…her, they create Terabithia, a land of monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants and rule as king and queen. This friendship helps Jess deal with the tragedy that makes him realize what Leslie taught him. (Read More)

Themes:
dysfunctional family magic 
Characters:
little girl little boy girl brother sister relationship boy mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship mother son relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
fantasy world child's point of view lifting someone into the air storytelling drawing death of friend tears based on novel dog 

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The Golden Compass (2007)
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The Golden Compass (2007)

It was no ordinary life for a young girl: living among scholars in the hallowed halls of Jordan College and tearing unsupervised through Oxford's motley streets on mad quests for adventure. But Lyra's greatest adventure would begin closer to home, the day she heard hushed talk of an extraordinary pa…rticle. Microscopic in size, the magical dust--discovered in the vast Arctic expanse of the North--was rumored to possess profound properties that could unite whole universes. But there were those who feared the particle and would stop at nothing to destroy it. Catapulted into the heart of a terrible struggle, Lyra was forced to seek aid from clans, 'gyptians, and formidable armored bears. And as she journeyed into unbelievable danger, she had not the faintest clue that she alone was destined to win, or to lose, this more-than-mortal battle... (Read More)

Themes:
kidnapping 
Locations:
london england boat 
Characters:
girl boy children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship mother son relationship 
Story:
caught in a net fantasy world child's point of view blockbuster storytelling fictional war no opening credits orphan sword battle rescue based on novel violence dog 

Popeye (1980)
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Popeye (1980)

Buff sailor-man Popeye arrives in an awkward seaside town called Sweethaven. There he meets Wimpy, a hamburger-loving man; Olive Oyl, the soon-to-be love of his life; and Bluto, a huge, mean pirate who's out to make Sweethaven pay for no good reason. Popeye also discovers his long-lost Pappy in the …middle of it all, so with a band of his new friends, Popeye heads off to stop Bluto, and he's got the power of spinach, which Popeye detests, to butt Bluto right in the mush. Watch as Popeye mops the floor with punks in a burger joint, stops a greedy tax man, takes down a champion boxer, and even finds abandoned baby Swee'pea. He's strong to the finish 'cause he eats his spinach! (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
hero kidnapping 
Characters:
brother sister relationship mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
sword duel adventure hero sword fight pirate duel bed battle rescue character name in title one word title violence 

The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
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The Great Mouse Detective (1986)

In Victorian London, England, a little mouse girl's toymaker father is abducted by a peglegged bat. She enlists the aid of Basil of Baker Street, the rodent world's answer to Sherlock Holmes. The case expands as Basil uncovers the crime's link to a plot against the Crown itself.

Themes:
kidnapping 
Locations:
london england england 
Characters:
father daughter relationship 
Story:
gang that lives together big ben london outlaw gang friends who live together anthropomorphism good versus evil tears battle crying title spoken by character based on novel dog 

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The Three Musketeers (1993) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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The Three Musketeers (1993)

The three best of the disbanded Musketeers - Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - join a young hotheaded would-be-Musketeer, D'Artagnan, to stop the Cardinal Richelieu's evil plot: to form an alliance with enemy England by way of the mysterious Milady. Rochefort, the Cardinal's right-hand man, announces the… official disbanding of the King's Musketeers. Three, however, refuse to throw down their swords - Athos the fighter and drinker, Porthos the pirate and lover, and Aramis the priest and poet. Arriving in Paris to join the Musketeers, D'Artagnan uncovers the Cardinal's plans, and the four set out on a mission to protect King and Country. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
hero kidnapping 
Locations:
england 
Story:
sword duel adventure hero sword fight lifting someone into the air pirate duel good versus evil sword battle rescue title spoken by character based on novel violence 

Toy Story 2 (1999)
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Toy Story 2 (1999)

While Andy is away at summer camp Woody has been toynapped by Al McWiggin, a greedy collector and proprietor of "Al's Toy Barn"! In this all-out rescue mission, Buzz and his friends Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Dog, Rex and Hamm springs into action to rescue Woody from winding up as a museum piece. They …must find a way to save him before he gets sold in Japan forever and they'll never see him again! (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
adoption hero kidnapping 
Locations:
airplane 
Characters:
little boy husband wife relationship 
Period:
1990s 
Story:
friends who live together anthropomorphism blockbuster no opening credits battle rescue dog violence 

Mary Poppins (1964)
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Mary Poppins (1964)

When Jane and Michael, the children of the wealthy and uptight Banks family, are faced with the prospect of a new nanny, they are pleasantly surprised by the arrival of the magical Mary Poppins. Embarking on a series of fantastical adventures with Mary and her Cockney performer friend, Bert, the sib…lings try to pass on some of their nanny's sunny attitude to their preoccupied parents. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
london england 
Characters:
girl brother sister relationship boy children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
lifting female in air child's point of view blockbuster lifting someone into the air drawing title spoken by character character name in title based on novel dog 

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King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)
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King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)

Themes:
magic kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
london england england boat 
Characters:
little boy mermaid brother sister relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship mother son relationship father son relationship 
Story:
reverse footage blockbuster captain fictional war orphan good versus evil island sword battle rescue title spoken by character character name in title violence dog 

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

The Imperial Forces, under orders from cruel Darth Vader, hold Princess Leia hostage in their efforts to quell the rebellion against the Galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker and Han Solo, captain of the Millennium Falcon, work together with the companionable droid duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the beauti…ful princess, help the Rebel Alliance and restore freedom and justice to the Galaxy. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
hero 
Characters:
brother sister relationship husband wife relationship family relationships 
Story:
sword duel sword fight victory friends who live together reverse footage blockbuster lifting someone into the air captain duel fictional war no opening credits death of friend good versus evil sword battle β€¦rescue violence  (See All)

The Sword In The Stone (1963)
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The Sword In The Stone (1963)

Arthur (aka Wart) is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for Wart beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give Wart an education (whatever that is), believing that once one has an education, one …can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
london england england snow 
Characters:
boy 
Story:
miniaturization friends who live together blockbuster duel orphan sword title spoken by character based on novel dog 

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Robin Hood (1973)
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Robin Hood (1973)

An imaginative Disney version of the Robin Hood legend. Fun and romance abound as the swashbuckling hero of Sherwood Forest and his valiant sidekick plot one daring adventure after another to outwit the greedy prince and his partner as they put the tax squeeze on the poor.

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
hero 
Locations:
england 
Story:
adventure hero sword fight friends who live together villain played by lead actor anthropomorphism blockbuster good versus evil sword title spoken by character character name in title dog 

Nim's Island (2008)
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Nim's Island (2008)

Nim Rusoe is a girl who joins her father, a scientist, when he does research on marine life on an island. It's just the two of them but she spends her time making friends with all the animals she encounters, chatting on the computer and reading the adventure books of Alex Rover. When her father goes… to do some research but when a storm strikes the island he doesn't come back, she gets worried and frightened. She then e-mails Alex Rover hoping that he will come but what she doesn't know is that Alex Rover is a woman who is agoraphobic and germaphobic. But her creation comes to life and eggs her to go. Unfortunately she has never gone anywhere before and is denied her necessities like her sanitary gel by the customs officer at the airport. In the meantime, Nim tries to be strong while waiting for Alex to arrive. (Read More)

Themes:
hero 
Locations:
boat airplane 
Characters:
girl boy mother daughter relationship father daughter relationship husband wife relationship mother son relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
child's point of view reverse footage lifting someone into the air pirate storytelling island bed tears rescue cell phone crying telephone call character name in title based on novel 

In The Name Of The King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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In The Name Of The King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)

Set in the kingdom of Ehb, the story follows Farmer ('Jason Statham' (qv)), who was adopted by his village. When Farmer's wife, Solana ('Claire Forlani' (qv)), and his son leave to sell vegetables at the town of Stonebridge, Farmer's farm is attacked by creatures called Krugs. With the help of his f…riend and neighbor Norrick ('Ron Perlman (I)' (qv)), he travels to Stonebridge where his wife and son are. Before he arrives, the Krugs, controlled by the wizard Gallian ('Ray Liotta' (qv)), kill his son and capture his wife. Farmer, with the help of Bastian ('Will Sanderson' (qv)), his brother-in-law, and Norrick sets out to find and rescue his wife. The King's nephew Fallow ('Matthew Lillard' (qv)) is conspiring with the wizard Gallian to take over the kingdom led by King Konreid ('Burt Reynolds'). (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
adoption magic hero kidnapping revenge 
Characters:
brother sister relationship boy father daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
sword duel sword fight fantasy world duel fictional war good versus evil tears sword battle rescue crying violence 

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Conan The Barbarian (2011)
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Conan The Barbarian (2011)

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria from an encroaching reign of supernatural evil.

Themes:
magic hero kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
boat snow 
Characters:
boy father daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship 
Story:
sword duel adventure hero sword fight pirate fictional war no opening credits good versus evil sword battle rescue character name in title violence 

The Secret Garden (1993)
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The Secret Garden (1993)

Living in India, Mary Lennox, a young, privileged girl, is left orphaned when her parents are killed in an earthquake. She is sent back to England where she goes to live on her uncle's estate. It is a fairly isolated existence and she has to find things to keep herself occupied. She finds a sickly y…oung boy...and a secret garden. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
england 
Characters:
little girl little boy self discovery girl boy father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
child's point of view lifting someone into the air orphan crying title spoken by character based on novel dog 

Spy Kids 2: Island Of Lost Dreams (2002)
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Spy Kids 2: Island Of Lost Dreams (2002)

Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative menagerie of creatures. On this bizarre island, none of t…he Cortez's gadgets work and they must rely on their wits--and each other--to survive and save the day. (Read More)

Themes:
hero 
Characters:
brother sister relationship children father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship husband wife relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
child fighting adult sword fight lifting someone into the air island sword rescue violence 

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Night Watch (2004) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Night Watch (2004)

Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the forces of light govern the day while the night belongs to their… dark opponents. In modern day Moscow the dark Others actually roam the night as vampires while a "Night Watch" of light forces, among them Anton, the movie's protagonist, try to control them and limit their outrage. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
airplane 
Characters:
little boy father son relationship mother son relationship 
Period:
20th century 1990s 
Story:
sword fight reverse footage lifting someone into the air fictional war drawing no opening credits good versus evil sword battle rescue cell phone title spoken by character based on novel violence dog 

The Mask Of Zorro (1998)
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The Mask Of Zorro (1998)

The original Zorro, Don Diego de la Vega, is captured and imprisoned just as Spain concedes California to Santa Anna. 20 years go by and his mortal enemy, Don Rafael Montero, returns to California with a plan to become wealthy at the expense of the peasants. The original Zorro escapes from prison an…d trains a new Zorro to take his place. Much swashbuckling and derring-do ensues. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
kidnapping revenge 
Characters:
father daughter relationship 
Story:
sword duel child kidnapping adventure hero sword fight blockbuster lifting someone into the air no opening credits good versus evil title spoken by character character name in title 

Aladdin (1992)
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Aladdin (1992)

Aladdin is a poor street urchin who spends his time stealing food from the marketplace in the city of Agrabah. His adventures begin when he meets a young girl who happens to be Princess Jasmine, who is forced to be married by her wacky yet estranged father. Aladdin's luck suddenly changes when he re…trieves a magical lamp from the Cave of Wonders. What he unwittingly gets is a fun-loving genie who only wishes to have his freedom. Little do they know is that the Sultan's sinister advisor Jafar has his own plans for both Aladdin and the lamp. (Read More)

Themes:
magic hero 
Locations:
snow 
Characters:
girl father daughter relationship 
Story:
sword fight pants falling down friends who live together anthropomorphism blockbuster lifting someone into the air child good versus evil sword rescue title spoken by character character name in title one word title based on novel dog 

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Porco Rosso (1992)
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Porco Rosso (1992)

In Early 1930's era Italy air pirates, bounty hunters and high fliers of all sorts rule the skies. The most cunning and skilled of these pilots is Porco Rosso. A former Ace, he now makes a living flying contract jobs, such as rescuing those kidnapped by air pirates. Donald Curtis, Porco's rival in t…he air and in catching the affections of women, provides a constant challenge to the hero, culminating in a hilarious, action packed finale. (Read More)

Themes:
hero 
Locations:
boat airplane 
Characters:
little girl girl 
Story:
child kidnapping anthropomorphism pirate duel old woman island battle rescue telephone call 

All Dogs Go To Heaven (1989) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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All Dogs Go To Heaven (1989)

When a casino owning dog named Charlie is murdered by his rival Carface, he finds himself in Heaven basically by default since all dogs go to heaven. However, since he wants to get back at his killer, he cons his way back to the living with the warning that doing that damns him to Hell. Once back, h…e teams with his old partner, Itchy to prep his retaliation. He also stumbles on to an orphan girl who can talk to the animals, thus allowing him to get the inside info on the races to ensure his wins to finance his plans. However, all the while, he is still haunted by nightmares on what's waiting for him on the other side unless he can prove that he is worthy of Heaven again. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
kidnapping revenge 
Characters:
little girl girl husband wife relationship 
Story:
baseball cap gang that lives together outlaw gang friends who live together shouting yelling anthropomorphism lifting someone into the air orphan good versus evil crying title spoken by character dog 

The Flintstones (1994)
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The Flintstones (1994)

The Flintstones and the Rubbles are modern stone-age families. Fred and Barney work at Slate and Company, mining rock. Fred gives Barney some money so he and Betty can adopt a baby. When Fred and Barney take a test to determine who should become the new associate vice president, Barney returns the f…avor by switching his test answers for Fred's, whose answers aren't very good. Fred gets the executive position, but little does he know that he's being manipulated by his boss to be the fall guy for an embezzlement scheme. (Read More)

Themes:
adoption hero kidnapping 
Characters:
little girl little boy family relationships 
Story:
child kidnapping lifting female in air yelling blockbuster lifting someone into the air hugging storytelling good versus evil character name in title 

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The Little Mermaid (1989)
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The Little Mermaid (1989)

In Disney's beguiling animated romp, rebellious 16-year-old mermaid Ariel is fascinated with life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are forbidden by her controlling father, King Triton, she falls for a human prince. Determined to be with her new love, Ariel makes a dangerous deal w…ith the sea witch Ursula to become human for three days. But when plans go awry for the star-crossed lovers, the king must make the ultimate sacrifice for his daughter. (Read More)

Themes:
magic revenge 
Locations:
boat 
Characters:
mermaid father daughter relationship family relationships 
Story:
old english sheepdog seashell bikini friends who live together anthropomorphism blockbuster lifting someone into the air pirate good versus evil bed battle rescue title spoken by character dog 

Hugo (2011)
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Hugo (2011)

Hugo is an orphan boy living in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. He learned to fix clocks and other gadgets from his father and uncle which he puts to use keeping the train station clocks running. The only thing that he has left that connects him to his dead father is an automaton (mecha…nical man) that doesn't work without a special key. Hugo needs to find the key to unlock the secret he believes it contains. On his adventures, he meets George Melies, a shopkeeper, who works in the train station, and his adventure-seeking god-daughter. Hugo finds that they have a surprising connection to his father and the automaton, and he discovers it unlocks some memories the old man has buried inside regarding his past. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy mermaid girl boy husband wife relationship mother son relationship father son relationship 
Story:
hook snowing child's point of view uniform drawing no opening credits child orphan tears rescue crying telephone call character name in title one word title dog 

Star Wars: Episode Vi - Return Of The Jedi (1983) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Star Wars: Episode Vi - Return Of The Jedi (1983)

Luke Skywalker battles horrible Jabba the Hut and cruel Darth Vader to save his comrades in the Rebel Alliance and triumph over the Galactic Empire. Han Solo and Princess Leia reaffirm their love and team with Chewbacca, Lando Calrissian, the Ewoks and the androids C-3PO and R2-D2 to aid in the disr…uption of the Dark Side and the defeat of the evil emperor. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
hero 
Characters:
brother sister relationship father son relationship family relationships 
Story:
sword duel sword fight father son estrangement victory friends who live together reverse footage blockbuster lifting someone into the air duel fictional war no opening credits good versus evil sword battle rescue β€¦violence  (See All)

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War Of The Worlds (2005)
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War Of The Worlds (2005)

Ray Ferrier (Cruise) is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. When his ex-wife and her new husband drop off his teenage son Robbie and young daughter Rachel for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm suddenly touches down. What follows is the extraordinary battle …for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family fighting to survive it in this contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells seminal classic sci-fi thriller. (Read More)

Subgenre:
cult film 
Themes:
kidnapping 
Locations:
london england baseball 
Characters:
little girl girl brother sister relationship father daughter relationship mother daughter relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Story:
broken window blockbuster fictional war good versus evil tears battle rescue cell phone crying telephone call violence 

Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time (2010)
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Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time (2010)

Set in the mystical lands of Persia, a rogue prince and a mysterious princess race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time -- a gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world.

Subgenre:
swashbuckler 
Themes:
hero 
Locations:
snow 
Story:
sword duel sword fight reverse footage fictional war no opening credits orphan good versus evil sword battle title spoken by character violence 

A Little Princess (1995)
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A Little Princess (1995)

When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's creativity and sense of self-worth. Sara's belief that "e…very girl's a princess" is tested to the limit, however, when word comes that her father was killed in action and his estate has been seized by the British government. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Characters:
little girl girl father daughter relationship 
Period:
20th century 
Story:
lifting female in air friends who live together child's point of view lifting someone into the air slow motion storytelling uniform orphan good versus evil rescue crying based on novel 

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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

Themes:
magic hero kidnapping revenge 
Locations:
snow 
Characters:
little girl little boy 
Story:
sword fight caught in a net fairy reverse footage fictional war no opening credits orphan good versus evil sword battle rescue character name in title violence 

Jumanji (1995)
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Jumanji (1995)

After being trapped in a jungle board game for 26 years, a Man-Child wins his release from the game. But, no sooner has he arrived that he is forced to play again, and this time sets the creatures of the jungle loose on the city. Now it is up to him to stop them.

Themes:
magic 
Characters:
brother sister relationship mother daughter relationship father son relationship mother son relationship family relationships 
Period:
20th century 1990s 
Story:
friends who live together play blockbuster lifting someone into the air no opening credits child orphan title spoken by character one word title 

Timeline (2003)
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Timeline (2003)

In this case, a group of archaeologists and combat experts led by Paul Walker and Frances O'Connor use a "3-D fax machine" (so much for technobabble!) to time-travel back to France in 1357, in hopes of retrieving Walker's father and returning safely to the present. No such luck! Fending for themselv…es against marauding hordes of medieval French warriors at war with the invading British, these semi-intrepid travelers find their body count rising, and the deadline for their return home is rapidly approaching. (Read More)

Subgenre:
swashbuckler cult film 
Themes:
hero revenge 
Locations:
airplane 
Characters:
father son relationship 
Story:
sword duel sword fight duel fictional war sword battle rescue cell phone telephone call one word title based on novel violence 

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Shanghai Knights (2003)
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Shanghai Knights (2003)

When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds. Chon's sister, Lin, has the same idea, and uncovers a worldwide conspiracy to murder the royal family but almost no one will believe her.

Themes:
hero revenge 
Locations:
london england england 
Characters:
brother sister relationship 
Story:
sword duel sword fight acrobatics costume duel orphan rescue violence 

Pinocchio (1940) is one of the best movies like Hook (1991)
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Pinocchio (1940)

Inventor Gepetto creates a wooden marionette called Pinocchio. His wish that Pinocchio be a real boy is unexpectedly granted by a fairy. The fairy assigns Jiminy Cricket to act as Pinocchio's "conscience" and keep him out of trouble. Jiminy is not too successful in this endeavor and most of the film… is spent with Pinocchio deep in trouble. (Read More)

Themes:
magic 
Locations:
boat 
Characters:
boy father son relationship 
Story:
fairy anthropomorphism blockbuster lifting someone into the air child island crying title spoken by character character name in title one word title based on novel 

Spy Kids (2001)
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Spy Kids (2001)

Gregorio and Ingrid are the two greatest secret agents the world has ever known: masters of disguise, mavens of invention, able to stop wars before they even start. Working for separate countries, they are sent to eliminate their most dangerous enemy...each other. But in an exotic corner of the worl…d when they finally come face to face, they fall in love instead and embark on the most dangerous mission they have ever faced: raising a family. Now nine years later, after their retirement, having exchanged the adventure of espionage for parenthood, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez are called back in to action. When their former colleagues, the world's most formidable spies, start disappearing one by one, the Cortez's are forced to take on techno-wizard Fegan Floop and his evil, egg-headed sidekick, Minion. But when the unthinkable happens and they too disappear, unfortunately there are only two people in the world who can rescue them...their kids. (Read More)

Themes:
dysfunctional family hero kidnapping 
Characters:
little boy girl brother sister relationship boy 
Story:
child fighting adult child's point of view lifting someone into the air good versus evil rescue title spoken by character violence 

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