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The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
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The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
Original name: ルパン三世 カリオストロの城
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a successful robbery leaves famed thief Lupin III and his partner Jigen with nothing but a large amount of fake money, the so called "Goat Bills", he decides to track down the counterfeiter responsible - and steal any other treasures he may find in the Castle of Cagliostro, including the 'damsel in distress' he finds imprisoned there.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, futuristic, semi serious, visually appealing, atmospheric, clever, witty, enigmatic ...
Plot: forgery, treasure, chase, samurai, heist, wedding, thief, castle, casino, adventure, counterfeit money, gangsters, heroes, hitman, crimes, rescue, vigilantism, escapades, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, master villain, cons and scams, heroic mission, ninja ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, monte carlo, tokyo

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Most similar movies to The Castle of Cagliostro

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and realistic films with plots about friendship, gun, samurai sword, samurai, katana, fall in love and police officer mostly in Animation, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Castle of Cagliostro: Lupin III: The First (2019), Lupin the Third: The Last Job (2010), Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996), Lupin III: The Gold of Babylon (1985), Lupin III, Part III (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Transylvania, Lupin III, the notorious international thief, is hung and no one is more suprised to learn of that than Lupin III himself, who was alive and well and nowhere near that area at that time. The answer to that mystery, begins to surface ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immortality, world spanning, escapades, adventure, master criminal, partners, criminal heroes, chase, crimes, police, faked death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, transylvania, romania, middle east, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lupin the Third Bye Bye, Lady Liberty (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this adventure, Lupin III tries to erase the files about him in the world police network. He finds out about the Ultravirus, a computer virus that controls all others and its location is only known by a little kid. Meanwhile, he steals the Statue ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, crimes, adventure, going straight, escapades, on the run, partners, criminal heroes, treasure hunt, gang, religions or cults, secret place ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, alaska, japan, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Lupin III: The First (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The iconic “gentleman thief” Lupin III returns in an action-packed, continent-spanning adventure, as Lupin III and his colorful underworld companions race to uncover the secrets of the mysterious Bresson Diary, before it falls into the hands of ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, witty, manga
Plot: thief, master thief, friendship, femme fatale, fall in love, male female relationship, student, car chase, robbery, friend, trap, disguise ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, japan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lupin the Third: The Legend of Twilight Gemini (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Legend has it that the Twilight diamond is the key to a Moroccan treasure of immeasurable value. So when the international thief Lupin is given the Twilight in an act of faith, it's off to Morocco! But what started out as a simple in and out ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: interpol, fall in love, heist, treasure hunt, partners, rebellion, escapades, gang, adventure, criminal heroes, crimes, political unrest ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Lupin the Third: The Last Job (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lupin begins his heist of stealing a newly-discovered Japanese cultural treasure being transported in Germany. During his attempt to steal the treasure, however, he witness the always-ambitous Zenigata's supposed "death," a plan ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, crimes, obsessive quest, police detective, wanted, criminal heroes, law enforcement, partners, cons and scams, chase, dishonesty, adventure ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lupin has set his sights on a the national treasure of the country of Zufu, placed for safe-keeping on a mysterious floating island by the country's late king. The island's super-intelligent defense mechanism, however, proves to be too ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: island, imaginary kingdom, treasure hunt, kidnapping, save the princess, wanted, heroes, ancient mystery, chase, criminal heroes, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Lupin III: The Pursuit of Harimao's Treasure (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three statues hold the key to finding the eight billion dollar treasure of Harimao. Having acquired one of the statues, Lupin finds himself an unlikely ally of retired British agent Lord Archer and his granddaughter Diana. Only Archer knows where to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, world war two, treasure hunt, treasure, unlikely partners, criminal heroes, master criminal, gang, adventure, escapades, crimes, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, japan, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Lupin III: The Gold of Babylon (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In New York City, several stone tablets have been unearthed that tell a tale about the Gold of Babylon. Two Mafia families are after it as well as Lupin the 3rd himself. An old drunken woman named Rosetta appears to know much about this treasure ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: master thief, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, escapades, crimes, treasure hunt, ancient mystery, chase, adventure, heroes, mysterious character, wilderness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lupin III, Part III (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This animated series follows the adventures of the legendary thief, Lupin III, grandson of the famed literary character, Arsenne Lupin. Lupin travels the world with his partners Daisuke and Goemon, seeking out greater challenges to overcome and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, crimes, escapades, treasure hunt, partners, on the run, criminal heroes, adventure, gang, save the lady, police detective, thief ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Lupin the III: Blood Seal ~Eternal Mermaid~ (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of jewels hold the secret to an even greater treasure, but there are so many obstacles in Lupin's way. The smallest one is Maki, a precocious fourteen year old girl who wants Lupin to teach her to be a thief. But what is her tie to the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: master thief, jewelry, escape, friendship, robbery, fall in love, police, male female relationship, heist, police officer, friend, samurai ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Lupin the Third: Angel Tactics (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stolen from the famous "secret" Air Force base, Area 51, Lupin's most recently stolen treasure holds a secret. Four "Bloody Angels," the toughest women Lupin has ever faced, want the treasure for their own terrorist ...
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, heist, samurai, adventure, obsessive quest, chase, partners, criminal heroes, dishonesty, space and aliens, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, japan, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Lupin III: Missed by a Dollar (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In New York City, an auction is being held, where numerous valuables are being bidded. One of the items was an ordinary ring which is more valuable than it looks. Lupin tries to bid on it, but was out bid by a dollar. So he steals it instead and ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, adventure, crime gone awry, gang, deathtrap, disorder, partners, undercover, treasure hunt, escapades, assassination attempt, crimes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A simple diamond heist leads Lupin into the machinations of a bizarre cult. The cult is based around the prophecies of Nostradamus, and they kidnap Julia, the daughter of Douglas, a wealthy American who is seeking the presidency, along with ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: skyscraper, kidnapping, heist, rescue, religions or cults, partners, gang, terrorism, escapades, crime gone awry, adventure, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, brazil, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lupin the Third: The Elusive Fog (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the ocean floor, Lupin is once again seeking a treasure hoping to get on Fujiko's good side. As Zenigata chases them on sea and land, people around the gang begin to vanish mysteriously. The fog rolls in and Mamo Kyosuke appears in a burst ...
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, obsessive quest, changing the past or future, chase, riddles and clues, adventure, mysterious character, treasure hunt, master criminal, wanted, friendship, heist ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Lupin III: Burning Memory - Tokyo Crisis (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lupin attempts and fails to steal a valuable set of Japanese photographic plates. The rightful owner of the plates, Michael Suzuki, is a multimillionaire who is preparing to open a huge water park in Tokyo. Lupin attempts to enlist the help of his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: amusement park, cloning, heist, failed attempt, escapades, crimes, gang, supernatural ability, crime gone awry, supernatural, treasure hunt, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Lupin the Third: From Russia with Love (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lupin III along with his gang want to steal the lost treasure of the Romanov Royal family, this treasure is an immense quantity of gold hide underground in the United States behind the placement of a corrupt bank. But to have the gold, Lupin and his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, royal family, obsessive quest, treasure hunt, escapades, cons and scams, mysterious character, wanted, law enforcement, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, japan, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Lupin III (1971)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Arsene Lupin III is the grandson of the master thief Arsene Lupin. With his cohorts Daisuke Jigen and Goemon Ishikawa XIII and his love interest Fujiko Mine, he pulls off the greatest heists of all time while always escaping the grasp of Inspector ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, witty
Plot: samurai, heist, thief, silly humor, wanted, adventure, femme fatale, law enforcement, on the run, criminal heroes, dishonesty, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Porco Rosso (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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 ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, talky, light ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, pilot, heroes, romance, escapades, transformation, good versus evil, daring rescue, save the day, haunted by the past, heroic mission, adventurer ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, europe, croatia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lupin the Third: Operation: Return the Treasure (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After robbing a Moscow casino right under Zenigata's nose, Lupin sets his sights on stealing the Trick Diamond. He and Jigen head to the estate of the recently deceased Mark Williams, another master thief who's had the diamond, as well as ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, obsessive quest, chase, dishonesty, master criminal, cons and scams, police detective, partners, criminal heroes, crimes, law enforcement, wanted ...
Time: 2000s
Place: barcelona, venice, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Lupin the Third: Stolen Lupin (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Bastille, France, the treasure of the Bourbon Dynasty was stacked in a truck and stolen. Thinking it was undoubtedly Lupin's doing, Zenigata and the French police pursue the truck. But, the criminal was actually an unheard-of woman. Then, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, police detective, crimes, partners, obsessive quest, adventure, master villain, cons and scams, criminal heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, chase ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france, europe, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Lupin the Third: The Mystery of the Hemingway Papers (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A bloody civil war is the setting for Lupin's latest caper; the leader for one of the factions holds documents written by Earnest Hemingway and contain the location of a remarkable treasure. With Goemon and Jigen fighting on opposite sides of ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, police detective, chase, escapades, battle zone, law enforcement, cons and scams, criminal heroes, master criminal, crimes, wanted, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Lupin the Third: Princess of the Breeze - Hidden City in the Sky (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story is set in Shahalta, a tiny European city-state floating in the air with practically no contact with the outside world for years. The government is transitioning from a monarchy to a republic, and to celebrate the occasion, a national ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: treasure, samurai, thief, friendship, heist, escape, car chase, samurai sword, police officer, master thief, fall in love, police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon's Dictionary (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While Lupin does enjoy racing for the sport of it, the prize in an antique car grand prix across Europe is Lupin's only goal. The prize is a dictionary that once belonged to Napoleon. More importantly, the dictionary was also once owned by ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, car chase, race, adventure, contests and competitions, cons and scams, police detective, wanted, chase, escapades, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, paris france, madrid, france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Lupin the Third: Sweet Lost Night (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lupin scores a "magic lamp" and finds it does hold a genie. However, the stroke of 7PM strikes, and that is the last thing he remembers. Finding himself in Singapore, Lupin must battle his way past the forces of Colonel Garlic and discover ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, memory loss, obsessive quest, partners, adventure, police detective, desert, escapades, mysterious character, dishonesty, crime gone awry, master criminal ...
Time: 2000s
Place: arabia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Lupin the Third: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a successful heist at the race track, Lupin has his sights set on a valuable diamond set to be displayed in seven days. His plan is complicated when he saves a young girl named Michelle from a group of thugs. Michelle's father is very ...
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, law enforcement, escapades, race against time, chase, wanted, partners, master criminal, cons and scams, adventure ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Lupin the Third: Fujiko's Lie (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Fujiko Mine, the devastating femme fatale whose only loyalty is to her desire, befriends a young boy whose late father hid away a fortune. A killer is on the boy's trail and it's up to Fujiko to stop him: but where do her interests really ...
Style: manga
Plot: boy, robbery, police, friendship, car chase, friend, forgery, escape, master thief, espionage, femme fatale, fall in love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Lupin the Third: Return of Pycal (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Lupin steals an extraordinary gem from a Mediterranean party, only to be interrupted by Pycal, the trickster "magician" who had apparently died fighting Lupin early in his career. Pycal, now armed with real magical abilities, is determined ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: criminal heroes, cons and scams, rivalry, obsessive quest, escapades, crimes, wizards and magicians, police detective, uninhibited rivalry, master criminal, adventure, master villain ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Lupin the Third: Green vs Red (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a Lupin impersonator is arrested for shoplifting in Tokyo, dozens of other copycats converge on the city to clear the name of Arsene Lupin III. The real Lupin is in town too, both to watch the show and to steal a mysterious item called the Ice ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, missing person, mysterious character, adventure, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, gang, disorder, chinese ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspector Zenigata has been removed from the Lupin case which leaves him despondent, and he ends up drinking with Lupin & Jigen. Lupin decides that he and his gang should work with Zenigata to solve his new case, investigating a group of ...
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, interpol, submarine, uninhibited rivalry, special agents, chase, partners, law enforcement, fighting crime, crimes, treasure hunt, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, hawaii, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Princess Mononoke (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, adventure, mythology, princess, demon, talking animals, heroic mission, human spirit, master warrior, hopes, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%