Movies and TV shows like InuYasha

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InuYasha (2000)
 7.9
 13K
InuYasha (2000)
Original name: 戦国お伽草子–犬夜叉
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Kagome Higurashi is a modern day young girl who lives with her family by the old Higure shrine. Unbeknownst to Kagome, she is the reincarnation of priestess Kikyo and posseses the "Jewel of Four Souls" (the Shikon jewel). One ill-fated day, Kagome locates an ancient well near her home and is abruptly transported through the well and into a feudal Japan, inhabited by demons. There, she encounters Inuyasha, son of a powerful demon father and a human mother, who is pinned to a tree by an enchanted arrow.
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: master warrior, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, parallel world, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, supernatural, monk, superhero, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, disguise, good versus evil, creature, journey, fan, ancient, stupidity, theft ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia

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Most similar movies to InuYasha

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about adventure, escapades, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, heroes and rivalry mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like InuYasha: InuYasha: The Final Act (2009), Sailor Moon Crystal (2014), The Record of the Lodoss War (1990), D.Gray-man (2006), Sailor Moon (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
InuYasha the Movie 2: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: With their most formidable foe vanquished, Inuyasha and his comrades begin returning to their everyday lives. But their peace is fleeting as another adversary emerges: Kaguya, the self-proclaimed princess from the Moon of Legend, hatches a plot to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, master warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Inuyasha and his brother, Sesshomaru, each inherited a sword from their father after his death. However, their father had a third sword, named Sounga, that he sealed away. Seven hundreds years after his death, Sounga awakens and threatens ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, master warrior, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, heroic mission, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: master villain, adventure, school, master warrior, supernatural ability, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: superhero, good versus evil, heroic mission, superhuman powers, save the world, imaginary, young heroes, magic, teenage life, friendship, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Inuyasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: InuYasha is a half-demon who was trapped in the Legendary Tree and was set free by Kagome, a girl who traveled 500 years through time. This time, both of them will have to face Menomaru, a Chinese demon whose father, known as Hyoga, came 300 years ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, demonic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, master villain, monster, sword, quest, demon, adventure, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, island, master villain, adventure, master warrior, supernatural ability, rescue, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 3K
D.Gray-man (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Allen Walker, a young Exorcist with a cursed eye that can see the suffering of the Akumas created by The Millenium Earl, travels to England to the Headquarters of the exorcists, the Black Order, where his Master, General Cross Marian, has sent him ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, escapades, save the day, imaginary, master warrior, chosen one, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.7
 4K
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: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, friendship, princess, save the world, good versus evil, cat, queen, young heroes, imaginary, danger, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.9
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Ranma ВЅ (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saotome Ranma, a teenage martial artist, and his father Genma travel to the 'cursed training ground' of Jusenkyo in China. There, despite the warnings of the Chinese guard, they fall into the cursed springs. From now on, whenever Ranma is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, arranged marriage, young lovers, couple relations, gender bending, love and romance, youth, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, destiny, teenage life, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.5
 40K
Dragon Ball (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Long ago in the mountains, a fighting master known as Gohan discovered a strange boy whom he named Goku. Gohan raised him and trained Goku in martial arts until he died. The young and very strong boy was on his own, but easily managed. Then one day, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, dragon, transformation, training, superhero, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 11K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Plot: monster, adventure, good versus evil, danger, heroes, imaginary, unlikely partners, supernatural, supernatural ability, suffering, imaginary kingdom, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 647
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: exciting, semi serious, feel good, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: evil alien, superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, save the world, heroic mission, battles, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 89
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, superhero, save the world, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, adventure, androids and robots, master villain, master warrior, superhero, superhuman powers, young heroes, good versus evil, parallel world, save the world, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tenchi in Tokyo (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set in yet another different Tenchi Muyo universe, this series follows the adventures of Tenchi as he leaves his home for Tokyo for more schooling and there he meets Sakuya, a girl his age who seems quite eager to become Tenchi's girlfriend, an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, dark humor, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, love triangle, rivalry, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, imaginary, supernatural, androids and robots, benign alien, save the world, wooing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 880
Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, master warrior, save the world, heroic mission, battles ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Shirou Emiya lost his parents in a fire when he was young and was later adopted by the sorcerer Kiritsugu Emiya. Shirou is drawn into the Holy Grail War summons a female "Servant" known as Saber to protect him and obtain the Holy Grail.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, master and servant, adventure, school, uninhibited rivalry, self discovery, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, romance, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 10K
Soul Eater (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set at the "Death Weapon Meister Academy", the series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid. Trying to make the latter a "death scythe" and thus fit for use ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: school, partners, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, master warrior, transformation, save the world, witch, curses spells and rituals, friendship, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Avatar: The Last Airbender (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, heroic mission, friendship, imaginary, young heroes, chosen one, adventure, forces of nature, journey, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, magical ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friendship, chaos and mayhem, high school, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, good versus evil, fish out of water, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, young heroes, friends, team, fight, danger, imaginary, mission, violence, martial arts, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 23K
Teen Titans (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teen Titans is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics characters of the same name, primarily the run of stories by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez in the early-1980s The New Teen Titans comic book series. The show was created ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, teenage life, villain, teenage love, heroic mission, superhero team, supernatural, secret identity, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Scrapped Princess (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Pacifica Casull is the most feared and hated person by the followers of the God Mauser. Known as the Scrapped Princess, she is the poison that will destroy the world. To avoid being killed by the zealots of Mauser, Pacifica and her adoptive brother ...
Style: serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: prophecy, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, mecha, samurai, supernatural ability, young heroes, save the world, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 3.6
 512
Supernoobs (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tyler, Kevin, Shope and Roach get their hands on battle balls, granting each of them their own powers like psychic abilities, super strength, transformation, or weather manipulation. They then learn of viruses from space are coming to infect the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, young heroes, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, youth, supernatural, friends, best friends, save the world, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Conan: The Adventurer (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Conan the Adventurer is an American-French-Canadian animated television series adaptation of Conan the Barbarian, the literary character created by Robert E. Howard in the 1930s. Produced by Jetlag Productions and Sunbow Productions, the series ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: master villain, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, adventurer, buddies, master warrior ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, adventure, survival, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, imaginary, rivalry, friends, young heroes, superhuman powers, kidnapping, miraculous event ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, absurd ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, adventure, master villain, master warrior, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.5
 22K
Berserk (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Guts, a man who calls himself "The Black Swordsman" looks upon his days serving as a member of a group of mercenaries, the Band of the Hawk, nicknamed "the Grim Reaper of the Battlefield." Led by an ambitious, ruthless, and ...
Style: epic, serious, sinister, macabre, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tragic hero, master warrior, supernatural, vengeance, danger, heroes, supernatural ability, mercenary, imaginary kingdom, one man army, military, battles ...
Time: middle ages, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas - The Myth of Hades (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 390 min.
Story: Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas – The Myth of Hades, also known as simply The Lost Canvas, is a manga written and illustrated by Shiori Teshirogi. It is a spin-off based on the manga series Saint Seiya, which was created, written and illustrated by ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, reincarnation, battles, good versus evil, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, betrayal ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 4K
Escaflowne (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Vision of Escaflowne is a 26-episode Japanese anime television series produced by Sunrise Studios and directed by Kazuki Akane. It premiered in Japan on April 2, 1996 on TV Tokyo, with the final episode airing on September 24, 1996. Sony's ...
Style: epic, touching, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, young heroes, foreknowledge, adventure, imaginary, dragon, psychic, distant planet, imaginary kingdom, teenage life, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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