Movies and TV shows like Cardcaptor Sakura

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Cardcaptor Sakura (1998)
 7.9
 4K
Cardcaptor Sakura (1998)
Original name: カードキャプターさくら
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sakura Kinomoto, an elementary school student who discovers that she possesses magical powers after accidentally freeing a set of magical cards from the book they had been sealed in for years. She is then tasked with retrieving those cards in order to avoid an unknown catastrophe from befalling the world.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, cards, responsibility, adventure, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, custody, escapades, rivalry, anti heroes, heroes, martial arts, chosen one, wealth, female protagonist, girl power, magical girl, honor, heroism, kindness, single father, courage, child as main character, child protagonist ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, adventure, danger, rivalry, escapades, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Cardcaptor Sakura: Sailor Moon (1992), Angelic Layer (2001), Jackie Chan Adventures (2000), Slayers (1995), MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 5K
Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, superhero, save the world, princess, good versus evil, young heroes, cat, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, superhuman powers, school ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 271
Angelic Layer (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 12-year-old Misaki Suzuhara has just gotten involved in Angelic Layer, a battling game using electronic dolls called angels. Even as a newbie, Misaki shows advanced skills as she meets new friends and enters Angelic Layer tournaments to fight the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: martial arts, friendship, adventure, technology gone awry, parents and children, heroes, master villain, young heroes, imaginary, contests and competitions, impossible love, workaholic ...
Place: japan, tokyo, kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jackie Chan Adventures (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jackie Chan Adventures is an American animated television series chronicling the adventures of a fictionalized version of action film star Jackie Chan. Many of the episodes contain references to Chan's actual works. This series ran on ...
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, martial arts, archaeologist, heroes, danger, family, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, uncle niece relationship, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 2K
Slayers (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Slayers follows the exploits of the young sorceress Lina Inverse, whose life revolves around food, treasure, and fighting. After stealing treasure from a group of bandits, Lina is accosted by stragglers during her journey to the next town. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, sword and sorcery, escapades, imaginary, anti heroes, heroes, parallel world, fame, dragon, adventurer, gold, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Ginta Tiramizu is an average school student but keeps on having weird dreams about an amazing land. One day, something strange happens and Ginta appears in his fantasy. Together with Ginta's friends on the way, he will be able to fight an evil ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroic mission, space wars, adventure, heroes, anti heroes, androids and robots, imaginary, master villain, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
El Hazard: The Magnificent World (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 235 min.
Story: Makoto is a high school student who one day found himself sent to a strange, magical world called El Hazard. He is then forced to impersonate a missing princess(an idea for which he does not care for). Other earthlings sent to this world include ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: rivalry, escapades, missing person, supernatural, friends, save the kingdom, high school, hidden identity, youth, teenage life, heroes, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, imaginary, battles, friendship, youth, friends, rivalry, heroes, escapades, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 137
Gakuen Alice (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Best friends Mikan and Hotaru are separated when Hotaru is scouted by a special school called "Alice Academy." Mikan determines to enroll too but Alice Academy is a mysterious place.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, best friends, danger, youth, school, imaginary, supernatural ability, young heroes, heroes, family, friends, supernatural ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Xiaolin Chronicles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Xiaolin Chronicles is a Canadian animated/CG television series and the revival and sequel series to Xiaolin Showdown. The series premiered on August 26, 2013, with three back-to-back episodes serving as a preview. The full series premiered on ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heroic mission, heroes, superhuman powers, adventure, monastery, martial arts, escapades, imaginary, master warrior, good versus evil, battles, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 11K
Sailor Moon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story centers around an air-headed crybaby, named Usagi, and her friends Ami, Rei, Makato, and Minako. Using special powers, they can transform into Sailor Solders. They become Sailor Moon, Sailor Mercury, Sailor Mars, Sailor Jupiter, and Sailor ...
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, cat, supernatural ability, young heroes, supernatural, friends, monster, save the world, princess, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Magic Knight Rayearth (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Magic Knight Rayearth is a Japanese manga series created by Clamp, an all-female manga artist team consisting of Satsuki Igarashi, Ageha Ohkawa, Tsubaki Nekoi and Mokona. Appearing as a serial in the manga magazine Nakayoshi from the November 1993 ...
Style: serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, kidnapping, adventure, supernatural, fictional reality, knight, friends, survival, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, female protagonist ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sailor Moon Crystal (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Usagi Tsukino is chosen to be a guardian of justice and is sent on a quest to locate a Silver Crystal before the Dark Kingdom invades the Earth.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, imaginary, superhuman powers, teenage life, young heroes, friendship, danger, curses spells and rituals, magic, superhero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness is an American computer-animated television series spun-off from the Kung Fu Panda films. It takes place between the two films showing Po's training to becoming a successful Dragon Warrior. The series was ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, save the day, danger, villain, friends, fist fighting, protector, friendship, rivalry, challenge, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Rejoin Goku and his friends in a series of cosmic battles! Toei has redubbed, recut, and cleaned up the animation of the original 1989 animated series. The show's story arc has been refined to better follow the comic book series on which it is ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, villain, master warrior, master villain, allies, earth, enemy, danger, rivalry, friendship, good versus evil ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 106
Pretty Cure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Pretty Cure, known in Japan as Futari wa Pretty Cure, is a Japanese magical girl anime series produced by Toei Animation and broadcast across Japan by Animax, TV Asahi and Asahi Broadcasting Corporation. It is the first series in the Pretty Cure ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: escapades, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, adventure, heroes, save the world, friends, youth, danger, good versus evil, superhero, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 3K
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, futuristic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cards, monster, duel, young heroes, adventure, rivalry, ancient, good versus evil, friends, supernatural, family, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sailor Moon R the Movie: The Promise of the Rose (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 61 min.
Story: While enjoying the flower gardens, Sailor Moon (Usagi) and friends encounter an old childhood friend of Mamoru's: an alien! He's come back to give Mamoru a special flower, but doesn't like Usagi and the rest of the planet's ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, friendship, teenage love, heroes, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, asteroids and comets, battles, friends ...
Time: 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Digimon(デジモン Dejimon, branded as Digimon: Digital Monsters), short for "Digital Monsters"(デジタルモンスター Dejitaru Monsutā), is a Japanese media franchise encompassing digital toys, anime, manga, video games and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friends, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroic mission, monster, destruction, danger, escapades, save the world, rescue ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.1
 820
Mew Mew Power (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Earth is a beautiful planet...rich in natural resources and home to millions of living species. However, over the years 2,500 of these species have become extinct. Humans are taking for granted what Earth has to offer. They have become selfish, ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, stylized, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, deadly creature, adventure, space and aliens, heroes, heroic mission, superhuman powers, battles, human becomes animal, environmental health, chaos, imaginary ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.9
 2K
Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This story is about the flow of fate and the battle to keep the world on the right path. Aladdin is a boy who has set out to explore the world after being trapped in a room for most of his life. His best friend is a flute with a djinn in it named ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, imaginary, friendship, supernatural, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, youth, young heroes, hopes, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: young heroes, heroes, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, master warrior, ghost, parallel world, school, rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Pokémon Origins (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Serving as a more faithful adaptation of the Pokémon Red and Blue games, the story follows a young boy named Red who begins a journey with his Pokémon partner, Charmander, as he seeks to capture all the known Pokémon in the Kanto region and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: youth, danger, chase, rivalry, friendship, friends, battles, championship, monster, capture, imaginary kingdom, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young boy is saved from death at the hands of bandits by a passing swordsman. The swordsman offers to take the boy in as his apprentice and renames him "Kenshin". After years of training, Kenshin abandons his master to join the growing ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, gothic ...
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, redemption, idealism, revolution, tragedy, treason, danger, politics, betrayal, righting the wronged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Niko, the last of his kind in a strange world, embarks on an epic quest to bring light back to his land. Armed with his magic sword, Niko journeys to the Cursed Volcano, making new friends and powerful foes while uncovering secrets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, friends, heroes, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, imaginary, adventure, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 9K
Hercules (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hercules is an animated series based on the 1997 film of the same name and the Greek myth. The series premiered in syndication on August 31, 1998, and on Disney's One Saturday Morning on September 12, 1998. The syndicated series ran 52 ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, heroes, youth, adventure, greek mythology, island, hercules, couples, love and romance, mentor, teenage life, athlete and trainer ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 34K
Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, heroes, contests and competitions, pokemon, rivalry, team, battles, villain, supernatural power, childhood, underdog ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.2
 58K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, training, friends, warrior, young heroes, rivalry, ninja, danger, adventure, heroes, master warrior, buddies ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! is a 1998 Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation and Bandai based on chapters 1-59 of the manga of the same name written by Kazuki Takahashi. The series aired on TV Asahi between April 4, 1998, and October 10, 1998. An ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: cards, duel, artifact, ancient mystery, escapades, master warrior, family, superhuman powers, heroes, riddles and clues, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, psychological, compassionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, training, friends, young heroes, violence, team, martial arts, danger, imaginary, mission, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Record of the Lodoss War (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Born in battle, baptized in fire, it's kingdoms have been ravaged by war for thousands of years. Now, an evil stirs, an ancient goddess of destruction awakened by an evil wizard. A party of six is forged to defeat this threat, or die in the ...
Style: serious, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, heroes, anti heroes, master warrior, danger, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%