Movies like Porco Rosso

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Porco Rosso (1992)
 7.7
 77K
Porco Rosso (1992)
Original name: 紅の豚
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Porco Rosso, known in Japan as Crimson Pig (Kurenai no Buta) is the sixth animated film by Hayao Miyazaki and released in 1992. You're introduced to an Italian World War I fighter ace, now living as a freelance bounty hunter chasing "air pirates" in the Adriatic Sea. He has been given a curse that changed his head to that of a pig. Once called Marco Pagot, he is now known to the world as "Porco Rosso", Italian for "Red Pig."
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, light, talky, melancholic, stylized, semi serious, visually appealing, breathtaking ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, romance, pilot, adventurer, escapades, transformation, good versus evil, danger, haunted by the past, heroic mission, imaginary, daring rescue, save the day, animal protagonist, cartoon pig, beach, singer, fascism, world war one, love and romance, fall in love, wartime life, rivalry, mediterranean ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s, 30s
Place: italy, europe, croatia, japan, tokyo

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Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Castle in the Sky (1986)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.6
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Pom Poko (1994)
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.6
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 74 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Shrek Forever After (2010)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two years after the events of the Fourth Great Ninja War, the moon that Hagoromo Otsutsuki created long ago to seal away the Gedo Statue begins to descend towards the world, threatening to become a meteor that would destroy everything on impact. ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Tom and Jerry & The Wizard of Oz (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all-animated retelling of the classic tale. You'll see your favorite characters: Dorothy, Toto, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
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Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, feel good
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Legendary secrets are revealed as Aladdin and his friends—Jasmine, Abu, Carpet and, of course, the always entertaining Genie—face all sorts of terrifying threats and make some exciting last-minute escapes pursuing the King Of Thieves and his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: feel good, exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%