Movies and TV shows like Future Boy Conan

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Future Boy Conan (1978)
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Future Boy Conan (1978)
Original name: 未来少年コナン
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Post nuclear future. Earth has been almost completely submerged by oceans. Indastria, an hyper-technological isle, is the new world capital. Conan is the only survived boy in the attempt of a bunch of astronauts to escape the earth when nuke bombs were falling. Based on The Incredible Tide by Alexander Key.
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, island, post apocalypse, adventure, starting over, extinction, super weapon, youth, family relations, hopes, escapades, future dystopia, siblings relations, deadly weapon, settlement, bittersweet, environmental, sea, friendship, heroes, water, soldier, kidnapping, super strength, boy ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Future Boy Conan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, feel good and humorous films and TV series with plots about escapades, young heroes, adventure, youth, imaginary, family and friendship mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Future Boy Conan: Heidi: A Girl of the Alps (1974), Hey Arnold! (1996), The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989), Thomas & Friends (1984), Astro Boy (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Heidi: A Girl of the Alps (1974)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan, West Germany
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: This animation series follows the childhood "adventures" of a girl named Heidi, who lives with her grandfather somewhere on the Alps.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, friendship, orphan, mountain, win over, family life, young heroes, adventure, youth, escapades, family, children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps, frankfurt germany, alps ...
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Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, mischievous children, family, everyday life, elementary school, boy, child's point of view, family relations, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Peter Pan is an anime series by Nippon Animation, and directed by Takashi Nakamura and Yoshio Kuroda, which first aired in Japan on the Fuji TV network between January 8, 1989 and December 24, 1989. It is an adaptation of the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, imaginary, pirate, family, friendship, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, island, mischievous children, heroes, disorder, mermaid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, colourful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, adventure, friendship, island, best friends, imaginary, puppets, young heroes, parents and children, family relations, disorder, family life ...
Time: 2020s, 1990s, 2010s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: europe, england, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Astro Boy (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, futuristic, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, space travel, rebelliousness, danger, escapades, rivalry, rescue, selflessness, evil alien ...
Time: 80s, future, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Scrapped Princess (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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, captivating, mecha
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prophecy, heroic mission, samurai, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, save the world, danger, escapades, supernatural, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.0
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Wolf's Rain (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 701 min.
TV show
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: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, future dystopia, apocalypse, wolf, danger, good versus evil, legends and myths, escapades, supernatural, heroic mission, androids and robots, parallel world ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 7K
Johnny Test (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Johnny Test is an American /Canadian animated television series. It premiered on Kids' WB, on The WB Television Network, on September 17, 2005. It was introduced to Cartoon Network UK on January 12, 2006 as a sneak preview on Jungle Saturdays ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, not serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: twins, cloning, adventure, mischievous children, prodigy, heroes, young heroes, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, eccentric family, superhuman powers, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, battles, good versus evil, imaginary, rivalry, friendship, friends, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by Thurop Van Orman for Cartoon Network that premiered on June 5, 2008, and ended on August 30, 2010. On April 20, 2012, this series returned to Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, pirate, disorder, young heroes, youth, adventure, imaginary, family life, island, parents and children, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Lilo & Stitch: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Lilo & Stitch: The Series is the animated television spinoff of the feature film, Lilo & Stitch and the follow-up to Stitch! The Movie. It was aired on Disney Channel worldwide, but has only been released on DVD in Japan, in four box sets.
Style: feel good, entertaining, sincere, light, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, benign alien, friends, friendship, family, island, friend, surfing, beach, alien, space and aliens, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Great Bear (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jonathan, 11, usually spends his vacations alone with his grandfather who lives on the edge of a vast forest populated by mythical animals. This year his kid sister Sophie joins him. But it's not cool to be stuck with a little sister, so he ...
Style: feel good, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, siblings relations, family relations, animal life, rescue, family, in the woods, young heroes, escapades, danger, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Mysterious Cities of Gold (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Japan, Luxembourg
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a young Spanish boy named Esteban who joins a voyage to the New World in search of the lost Cities of Gold and his father.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ancient mystery, orphan, legends and myths, friendship, storm, ancient, treasure, evil empire, native, captain, ocean or sea, ocean ...
Time: 16th century
Place: latin america, andes mountains, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 675
Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, teenage life, school, youth, buddies, escapades, family, young heroes, disorder, nothing goes right, family relations, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 12K
Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: childhood, parents and children, friendship, family relations, family values, school, family, youth, best friend, little girl, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
3000 Leagues in Search of Mother (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Italy is in a deep depression, so to support her family, Marco's mother goes to Argentina to work as a domestic. But after she writes to her family that she is sick, her letters stop coming. So Marco decides to go to Argentina to look for ...
Style: emotional, twists and turns, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, friendship, cult, child in peril, pets, family, danger, young heroes, heroes, obsessive quest, youth, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 576
Jacob Two-Two (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Jacob Two-Two is a Canadian animated TV series based on a trilogy of books written by Mordecai Richler that first aired on Canadian children's channel YTV and aired on the French Canadian VRAK.TV as Jacob Jacob, in Spanish on Telemundo as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, youth, escapades, school, danger, rivalry, family relations, figment, elementary school, disorder, power relations ...
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 49
Gravion (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The year is now 2041 AD. A new enemy called Zeravire suddenly appears in the solar system, destroying all military installations it comes across. However, a wealthy man named Klein Sandman is already aware of this planned invasion and had been ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious, mecha
Audience: teens
Plot: killer robot, battle zone, alien encounter, save the world, adventure, danger, life is a bitch, young heroes, battles, hopes, man versus machine, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Twelve Kingdoms (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Nakajima Youko is your average somewhat timid high school student. One day, a strange man named Keiki appears before her, swearing allegiance. Before she could properly register what was happening, demon-like creatures attack Youko and her friends, ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: parallel world, leadership, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, destiny, ancient mystery, escapades, imaginary kingdom, magic, human becomes animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Battle of the Planets (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Battle of the Planets cast five young people as G-Force, consisting of Mark, Jason, Princess, Keyop, and Tiny. G-Force protects Earth from planet Spectra and other attacks from beyond space. The most prominent field commander of the Spectra forces ...
Style: stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, outer space, escapades, space and aliens, youth, androids and robots, imaginary, rivalry, save the world, rescue, heroes, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 3K
Doraemon (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Doraemon is an anime TV series created by Fujiko F. Fujio and based on the manga series of the same name. This anime is the much more successful successor of the 1973 anime.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, school, friendship, changing the past or future, androids and robots, pets, imaginary, school life, time traveler, cartoon cat, children, time machine ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: emotional, exciting, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, alchemy, siblings relations, imaginary, young heroes, journey, youth, search, artifact, heroes, obsessive quest, accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Adventure Time: Distant Lands (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Finn and Jake are headed back to the Land of Ooo.
Style: humorous, exciting, sweet, feel good, surreal
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: villain, friendship, magic, super strength, robot, adventurer, monster, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, best friends, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An Orphaned Boy sets out in search of adventure, but when a shipwreck lands him on an island where Dinosaurs and Humans coexist, he finds not only adventure but a family as well.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: island, rescue, adventurer, imaginary, adventure, survival, imaginary kingdom, friendship, family life, heroic mission, family relations, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 13K
Ben 10 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben 10 was an American animated series created by Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. The series is about a 10 year old boy named Ben Tennyson who gets a watch-like alien device called the "Omnitrix". Attached to his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, family, artifact, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, save the world, superhuman powers, space and aliens, transformation, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, imaginary kingdom, animal training, friends, island, creature, training, heroes, viking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Magic School Bus Rides Again (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Ms. Frizzle's sister takes her class on a slew of wild science adventures in this update of the beloved animated show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, educational, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, adventure, miraculous event, escapades, science and technology, bus, teachers and students, power relations, school, family, heroes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Yona Yona Penguin (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rintaro directs a tale of three children who visit a land of wonder. This is the first "3D anime" that Madhouse has produced. Oh, and there are penguins.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the day, friendship, young heroes, youth, mischievous children, rescue, danger, escapades, rivalry, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 246
Gasaraki (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Gasaraki is a mecha anime television series produced by Sunrise. It was directed by Ryousuke Takahashi, who also co-created the series along with Sunrise and was assisted by Goro Taniguchi. The screenplay was written by Toru Nozaki. The series ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, adventure, escapades, manipulations, heroes, young heroes, supernatural, supernatural ability, family business, siblings relations, manipulation, rescue ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is an imaginative, feature-length animated film, faithfully adaptied from the classic book by L. Frank Baum. In this brand new version, the limitations of live action film are transcended by fanciful full animation and ...
Style: feel good, touching, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: getting home, adventure, youth, imaginary, wizards and magicians, friends, strong female presence, family, hopes, on the road, parallel world, self discovery ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%