Movies and TV shows like InuYasha

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InuYasha (2000)
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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: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: journey, monk, creature, disguise, superhero, dog, adventure, vengeance, student, parallel world, youth, supernatural, heroes, ancient, theft, good versus evil, evil, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, imaginary, mission, enemy, fan, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia

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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 escapades, imaginary, adventure, danger, heroes, good versus evil 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), Avatar: The Last Airbender (2003), Sailor Moon (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, escapades, imaginary, siblings relations, family relations, danger, imaginary kingdom, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, young heroes, master warrior ...
Place: asia, japan
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100%
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: kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, master villain, escapades, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, young heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, master warrior, youth ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ 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: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, young heroes, heroic mission, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, master villain, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, superhero, save the world, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, teenage life, friendship, danger, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
Time: 2010s
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: time travel, danger, good versus evil, demon, monster, sword, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural ability, master villain, curses spells and rituals, quest ...
⇓ 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: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, danger, rescue, anti heroes, imaginary, heroic mission, adventure, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, stylized, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, supernatural ability, heroic mission, chosen one, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, forces of nature, good versus evil, journey, martial arts, earth ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: princess, friendship, superhero, save the world, good versus evil, supernatural, young heroes, imaginary, superhuman powers, adventure, rivalry, queen ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, save the day, imaginary, chosen one, young heroes, master warrior, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.1
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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, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized
Plot: monster, supernatural, danger, unlikely partners, imaginary, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, heroes, suffering, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, desire, training, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, good versus evil, contests and competitions, journey, championship, warrior ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
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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, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: save the world, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger, friends, heroes, supernatural ...
⇓ 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: family outing, kids
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 7.0
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Mew Mew Power (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
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Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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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, semi serious, entertaining, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, rivalry, battles, escapades, young heroes, heroes, friendship, youth, danger, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: heroes, danger, artifact, good versus evil, battles, friends, escapades, master warrior, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, dragon ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.8
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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, stylized, exciting, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, teenage love, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, teenage life, villain, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, secret identity, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, youth, self discovery, danger, artifact, school, rivalry, supernatural romance, healing power, good versus evil, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rivalry, save the world, escapades, young heroes, imaginary, adventure, space and aliens, friends, superhero, danger, youth, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, stylized, humorous, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, fictional reality, miraculous event, rivalry, supernatural, chosen one, friends, teleportation, knight, kidnapping, survival ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, exciting, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
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Time: middle ages, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: humorous, stylized, semi serious, dark humor, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, love triangle, love and romance, imaginary, city life, space and aliens, androids and robots, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: youth, friends, getting home, chaos and mayhem, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, escapades, disorder, heroes ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: danger, youth, good versus evil, supernatural, allies, friends, wizards and magicians, rivalry, heroic mission, master villain, escapades, adventure ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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31%
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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, legends and myths, adventure, destiny, supernatural, save the world, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, escapades, master warrior, battles, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Fate/Zero (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: War of the Holy Grail - Pursuing the power of the "Holy Grail" which grants a miracle, this is a contest in which seven magi summon seven Heroic Spirits to compete for it. In that battle whose conclusion was postponed three times, now, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, young heroes, team, danger, imaginary, mission, fight, training, violence, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: cards, monster, duel, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, ancient, supernatural, rivalry, school, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
Genre: Animation, 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: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, danger, friends, supernatural, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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