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Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
 6.3
 41K
Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
Original name: 劇場版ポケットモンスター ミュウツーの逆襲
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventure explodes into action with the debut of Mewtwo, a bio-engineered Pokemon created from the DNA of Mew, the rarest of all Pokemon. Determined to prove its superiority, Mewtwo lures Ash, Pikachu and others into a Pokemon match like none before. Mewtwo vs. Mew. Super-clones vs. Pokemon. It's the ultimate showdown ... with the very future of the world at stake!
Style: humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, surprise ending, sweet, melancholic, intense, weird, idiotic, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: cloning, adventure, friends, imaginary, clones, friendship, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, rivalry, young heroes, supernatural power, pokemon, creator, revenge, research laboratory, genetic experiment, danger, family, violence, destiny, fight, death, superhuman powers, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and captivating films with plots about adventure, friendship, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry and imaginary mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back: Pokemon (1997), Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003), Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000), Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999), Pokemon: Power of One (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: pokemon, adventure, rivalry, friendship, team, heroes, battles, contests and competitions, villain, danger, childhood, creature ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and friends (minus Misty) were visiting a festival celebrating the appearance of a comet when they stumble upon a mysterious rock-like crystal...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, obsessive quest, escapades, rivalry, young heroes, imaginary, dragon, heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie - Pyramid of Light (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, battles, friendship, save the world, monster, imaginary, fight, adventure, teenage life, heroic mission, secret identity, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: egypt, japan, asia, middle east, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the legendary past, before Poké Balls were made; an aura-guiding hero Pokémon named Lucario sensed two groups of armies about to clash, and a threat of a massive war in front of Cameron Palace in Kanto that would leave no survivors. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pokemon, adventure, best friends, imaginary, good versus evil, friends, danger, contests and competitions, rescue, obsessive quest, friendship, heroic mission ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Long ago Arceus granted a fragment of its awesome power as the Jewel of Life to help Michina in the town's hour of need only to be betrayed when it was time for that power to be returned. After so many years Arceus is about to return to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, young heroes, heroes, parallel world, danger, adventure, obsessive quest, disorder, youth, ambition, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video sequel to Pokémon: The First Movie, Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region, then have to rescue Pikachu after Jessie and James of Team Rocket kidnap him. The search leads them to the hidden plateau where ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: obsessive quest, imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, friends, family, danger, rivalry, daring rescue, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Digimon(デジモン Dejimon, branded as Digimon: Digital Monsters), short for "Digital Monsters"(デジタルモンスター Dejitaru Monsutā), is a Japanese media franchise encompassing digital toys, anime, manga, video games and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friends, good versus evil, heroic mission, monster, imaginary kingdom, escapades, save the world, rescue, danger, creature ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Pokemon: Power of One (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ash Ketchum must put his skill to the test when he attempts to save the world from destruction. The Greedy Pokemon collector Lawrence III throws the universe into chaos after disrupting the balance of nature by capturing one of the Pokemon birds ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, weird, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
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Time: 1990s, 2000s, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: pokemon, friendship, parallel world, heroes, rivalry, obsessive quest, young heroes, adventure, escapades, master villain, disorder, danger ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, light
Audience: kids
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pokemon Heroes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and his friends try and stop a pair of thieves hiding out in the canals and alleyways of Alto Mare, the age-old water capital. Joining the adventure are two new legendary Pokémon, a pair of siblings named Latias and Latios, who serve ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
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Time: 2000s, future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
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Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, absurd ...
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Duration: 72 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, boys' night, teens, pre-teens
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bionicle 2: Legends of Metru Nui (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Denmark
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, captivating, absurd ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, enigmatic, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
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Time: 1910s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mighty Zeus brings Hercules' mother, Alcmene, to Mount Olympus, and Hercules, believing she has been kidnapped, leads a rescue mission to save her. Zeus' jealous wife, Hera, decides that it should now be her time to rule the universe. Hera ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
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Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 4K
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: captivating, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bison, the ruthless leader of the international terrorist organization Shadowlaw, has been desperately searching for the greatest fighter on the planet for years. He finds it in Ryu, a young wanderer who never stays in one place long enough for ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, intense, clever, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, usa, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: feel good, exciting, atmospheric, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, unlikely friendships, family, happy ending, young kid, friends, imaginary, vikings, imaginary kingdom, teamwork ...
Place: scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Digimon Adventure tri. Part 1: Reunion (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's been six years since that summer adventure when Taichi Yagami and the rest of the DigiDestined crossed over to the Digital World. And nearly three years have passed since the final battle between Hikari Yagami's group and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%