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The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
 7.7
 26K
The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
Original name: ルパン三世 カリオストロの城
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 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, casino, castle, clock tower, adventure, counterfeit money, gangsters, crimes, hitman, heroes, vigilantism, danger, heroic mission, dishonesty, escapades, criminal heroes, rivalry, rescue, master villain ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, 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 stylized films with plots about friendship, adventure, escapades, samurai, samurai sword, gun and robbery mostly in Animation, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Castle of Cagliostro: Lupin III: The Gold of Babylon (1985), Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996), Lupin III (1971), Lupin III, Part III (1984), Lupin III: Angel Tactics (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: feel good, witty, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: master thief, wilderness, treasure hunt, adventure, mysterious character, escapades, anti hero, chase, obsessive quest, crimes, chases and races, ancient mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, witty, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immortality, palaces castles and temples, world spanning, chases and races, danger, escapades, crimes, partners, criminal heroes, adventure, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, transylvania, europe, romania, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, escapades, adventure, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, treasure hunt, secret place, religions or cults, going straight, crime, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, alaska, japan, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, witty, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: island, treasure hunt, imaginary kingdom, save the princess, wanted, anti hero, race against time, anti heroes, manhunt, danger, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 2K
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: stylized, humorous, witty, semi serious, exciting
Plot: samurai, heist, thief, on the run, crime, femme fatale, partners, criminal heroes, heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, fall in love, interpol, gang, adventure, partners, escapades, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, rebellion, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: morocco, africa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, save the lady, police detective, adventure, crimes, escapades, criminal heroes, crime, gang, partners, on the run, treasure hunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Lupin III: 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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, heist, samurai, partners, adventure, obsessive quest, chase, criminal heroes, dishonesty, space and aliens, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, las vegas, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, world war two, treasure hunt, treasure, legends and myths, crime, escapades, gang, rivalry, partners, adventure, unlikely partners ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: amsterdam, london, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, treasure hunt, crime gone awry, adventure, gang, undercover, partners, deadly, danger, disorder, deathtrap, assassination attempt ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Goemon's wedding to Murasaki Inabe, daughter of a samurai clan's leader, is interrupted when the Fuma ninjas attack, kidnapping the bride-to-be and demanding her family's ancient treasure as ransom. Lupin, Jigen, Goemon and Fujiko ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, thief, woman in danger, wanted, adventure, chases and races, rescue, criminal heroes, crimes, escapades, danger, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, heist, riddles and clues, treasure hunt, police detective, crime, chase, adventure, law enforcement, master criminal, chases and races, partners ...
Time: future, ancient history, 2000s
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Porco Rosso (1992)
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 ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, romance, pilot, escapades, adventurer, transformation, save the day, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, daring rescue ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: italy, europe, croatia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, cloning, theme park, treasure hunt, escapades, supernatural, failed attempt, gang, crime gone awry, partners, crime, supernatural ability ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lupin III vs. Detective Conan (2009)
Genre: Animation, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a wealthy woman and her son die in a hunting accident, it's up to Conan Edogawa to solve the case. Meanwhile, Lupin the Third is after the Queen Crown, owned by the Vesparand royal family. When these two legendary characters meet, who will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, interpol, adventure, race against time, law enforcement, chases and races, crimes, escapades, assassination attempt, treasure hunt, gang, criminal heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: captivating, humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, battle zone, criminal heroes, partners, cons and scams, obsessive quest, dishonesty, escapades, master criminal, treasure hunt, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: europe, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Lupin III: Episode 0 - First Contact (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reporter asks Jigen to tell how he met Lupin and the rest of the gang. He tells of when he was hired by a millionaire named Galvez to help guard the Clam of Helmeth, a green cylinder made of unbreakable metal. The cylinder contained instructions ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, adventure, manhunt, on the run, partners, gang, crimes, escapades, murder, police detective, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, car chase, race, dictionary, napoleon, criminal heroes, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, partners, master criminal, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, madrid, france, new york, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, obsessive quest, memory loss, adventure, partners, police detective, escapades, criminal heroes, master criminal, desert, crime gone awry, dishonesty ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: humorous, captivating, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, chase, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, manhunt, adventure, hitman, wanted, royal family, criminal heroes, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, siberia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (1993)
Genre: Action, Animation
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, interpol, submarine, fighting crime, partners, chase, uninhibited rivalry, treasure hunt, chases and races, gang, criminal heroes, special agents ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, russia, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lupin III: 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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, missing person, treasure hunt, mysterious character, adventure, crimes, partners, gang, criminal heroes, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, chinese ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: stylized, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, skyscraper, heist, adventure, partners, terrorism, religions or cults, child in peril, crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, japan, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Princess Mononoke (1997)
Genre: Animation, 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, emotional, exciting, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, adventure, mythology, demon, heroic mission, princess, danger, talking animals, curses spells and rituals, in the woods, master warrior, hopes ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Onigamiden - Legend of the Millennium Dragon (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A spectacular journey of an unwilling young hero thrust into a mysterious past full of monsters, dragons, and strange hidden powers. Through a series of out of this world battles and adventures, Jun, a shy middle school boy, is transformed into a ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, emotional, epic
Audience: teens
Plot: monk, battles, adventure, heroic mission, self discovery, save the world, danger, escapades, rivalry, time travel, uninhibited rivalry, destiny ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lupin III: Part V (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The master thief Arsene Lupin III arrives in his ancestral homeland of France, where he has new adventures and contends with new enemies.
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, light, tense ...
Plot: friendship, thief, fall in love, falling in love, police, escapades, adventure, master criminal, hotshot hero, crimes, treasure hunt, danger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france, europe, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, family, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, master villain, rivalry, heroes, escapades, young heroes, daring rescue, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.6
 634K
Spirited Away (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, offbeat, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, ghost, fantasy world, witch, imaginary, adventure, rescue, dragon, supernatural, friendship, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lupin III: Alcatraz Connection (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In San Fransico, California; Lupin and his gang attempt to find the where abouts of some Gold Bars in a sunken ship that's off coast of Alcatraz Island. But a so called group called the Society Seven want the gold bars for their own reasons. ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, adventure, ambition, on the run, gang, race against time, escapades, treasure hunt, conspiracy, john f. kennedy, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 12K
The Hobbit (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, and before he knows it, Bilbo has joined their quest to reclaim their ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, dwarf, heroes, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, elf, magic, spider, adventure, family, gold ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%