Movies and TV shows like InuYasha

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InuYasha (2000)
 7.9
 12K
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: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, monk, disguise, creature, journey, master warrior, adventure, young heroes, parallel world, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, supernatural, superhero, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, fan, ancient, stupidity ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan

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 heroes, adventure, escapades, imaginary, danger, rivalry and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like InuYasha: InuYasha: The Final Act (2009), The Record of the Lodoss War (1990), Ranma ВЅ (1989), No Game, No Life (2014), Sailor Moon (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
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 ⇓
95%
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: humorous, semi serious, 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 ⇓
77%
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: supernatural ability, good versus evil, master warrior, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: stylized, serious
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 ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 4K
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 ⇓
100%
No Game, No Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 288 min.
Story: Genius gamer siblings (plus being NEET & hikikomori) Sora and Shiro are known as the undefeatable “__” (blank). Their talents and skills are so good they are considered as urban legend. One day, a young boy named Tet appears before them, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, contests and competitions, computers and web, imaginary, rivalry, adventure, family relations, prodigy, social misfits, save the world, siblings relations, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 10K
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, good versus evil, cat, adventure, young heroes, save the world, friendship, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, friendship, princess, save the world, good versus evil, cat, queen, young heroes, imaginary, danger, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 16K
Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Lucy is a 17-year-old girl, who wants to be a full-fledged mage. One day when visiting Harujion Town, she meets Natsu, a young man who gets sick easily by any type of transportation. But Natsu isn't just any ordinary kid, he's a member of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, light, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, magic, imaginary, escapades, youth, floods and fires, fairy, dragon, clan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: exciting, serious, emotional, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, magical, youth, heroes, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, physical appearance, military, young heroes, alchemy, escapades, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Naruto Shippuden (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Naruto Shippuuden is the continuation of the original animated TV series Naruto.The story revolves around an older and slightly more matured Uzumaki Naruto and his quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, friendship, team, young heroes, villain, good versus evil, mission, adventure, heroes, youth, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.6
 38K
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, superhero, dragon, transformation, training, superhuman powers, adventure, imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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: serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, young heroes, save the day, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, youth, master warrior, daring rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: teenage love, superhero, friendship, escapades, high school, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, adventure, youth, supernatural ability, vengeance ...
Time: 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: suspenseful, semi serious, demonic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, master villain, supernatural ability, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, sword, demon, monster, quest, good versus evil, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.2
 37K
Bleach (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The show revolves around Ichigo Kurosaki, a good-hearted 15-year-old high school student who carries the undesired ability to see spirits. Others in his family (two sisters and his father) carry this ability to some extent as well. One evening, he ...
Style: exciting, comic, entertaining, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, supernatural ability, ghost, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, teenage life, supernatural, destiny, danger, imaginary, life after death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.1
 10K
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 ⇓
47%
 7.6
 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: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, wizards and magicians, superhero, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 4K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: master warrior, supernatural ability, ghost, supernatural, samurai, young heroes, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, friendship, heroes, rivalry, youth ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.6
 44K
Dragon Ball (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Follows the adventures of an extraordinarily strong young boy named Goku as he searches for the seven dragon balls. These balls, when combined, can grant the owner any one wish he desires. Along the way he makes many new friends, and enemies, and he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, martial arts, monster, warrior, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.1
 6K
Wolf's Rain (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 701 min.
Story: In some distant future, it's common knowledge that all wolves have been extinct for 200 years. However, it seems this is false as wolves have not disappeared but rather have taken human form. Kiba, a lone wolf, wanders into a city, trying to ...
Style: serious, futuristic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: dangerous animal, good versus evil, adventure, future dystopia, legends and myths, androids and robots, deadly creature, young heroes, apocalypse, danger, wolf, legend ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 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 ⇓
44%
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that premiered on the Nickelodeon television network in 2012. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to their series Avatar: The Last Airbender, which ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magical, master warrior, young heroes, chosen one, imaginary, supernatural ability, heroes, good versus evil, peril, danger, rivalry, journey ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
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: semi serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: adventure, superhero, superhuman powers, demon, magic, romance, young heroes, save the world, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.6
 7K
Saint Seiya (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ages ago, the goddess Athena was served by fighters called Saints who channeled the power of the Cosmos within them. Now a youth named Seiya has trained to become a Saint himself by earning the mystical Cloth of Pegasus. He is joined by other Saints ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: knight, legends and myths, master warrior, zodiac, supernatural ability, cult, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, reincarnation, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, dark humor, exciting, 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 ⇓
41%
 7.9
 3K
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: touching, epic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, young heroes, foreknowledge, adventure, imaginary, dragon, psychic, distant planet, master villain, palaces castles and temples, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: semi serious, exciting, 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 ⇓
40%
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
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, supernatural ability, heroic mission, imaginary, master warrior, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, magical, chosen one, friends, journey ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: One day, 14-year-old Yusuke Urameshi suddenly finds himself dead, having died pushing a child out of the way of oncoming traffic. Since he has such a bad personality, even the Spirit World was caught by surprise that he would sacrifice himself. ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic
Plot: demon, martial arts, school, good versus evil, rivalry, amateur detective, ghost, adventure, supernatural ability, mystery, young heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%