Movies and TV shows like Samurai Jack

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Samurai Jack (2001)
 8.5
 45K
Samurai Jack (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Made by Genndy Tartakovsky, this animated series tells the story of a great warrior displaced to the distant future by the evil shape-shifting wizard Aku. The world has become a bleak place under the rule of Aku, segregated into fantastic tribes and ruled by Aku's evil robot warlords. Jack travels this foreign landscape in search of a time portal that can return him to his home time so he can "undo the future that is Aku!".
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, humorous, stylized, adult animation
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: samurai, master warrior, time travel, martial arts, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, warrior, villain, violence, adventure, ancient, danger, heroic mission, battles, save the world, mission, master villain, revenge, bounty hunter, heroes, megalomaniac, one man army, robot, flying car, destiny ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to Samurai Jack

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, escapades, adventure, danger, good versus evil and imaginary mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Samurai Jack: Afro Samurai (2007), Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005), The Secret Saturdays (2008), Samurai Champloo (2004), Justice League (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 15K
Afro Samurai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.In the Afro Samurai world there are many headbands and they signify the best fighters in the world. If a person should hold number 1, they are ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, african american, sexual activity, danger, death, vengeance, deadly, adventure, killings, master warrior, imaginary, martial arts ...
Time: future
Place: japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: chosen one, young heroes, supernatural ability, friendship, magical, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, adventure, journey, forces of nature, martial arts ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Secret Saturdays (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Secret Saturdays is an American animated television series created by Canadian cartoonist Jay Stephens for Cartoon Network. It debuted on October 3, 2008, in the United States. The series follows the adventures of the Saturdays, a family of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: save the world, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, family relations, supernatural ability, supernatural, parents and children, heroes, super villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Samurai Champloo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mugen is a ferocious, animalistic warrior with a fighting style inspired by break-dancing. Jin is a ronin samurai who wanders the countryside alone. They may not be friends, but their paths continually cross. And when ditzy waitress Fuu gets ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, atmospheric, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, martial arts, friendship, obsessive quest, danger, on the road, hip hop, master warrior, pride and honor, road trip, journey ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, feudal japan, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.5
 40K
Justice League (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Justice League is an American animated television series which ran from 2001 to 2004 on Cartoon Network. It is part of the DC animated universe. The show was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It is based on the Justice League of America and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, alien, teamwork, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, invasion, evil, super weapon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 110K
Dragon Ball Z (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the version that is shown on YTV in Canada, the story begins mid-way through the Dragon Ball Z series. Raditz, Goku's brother has traveled to Earth to find out why Goku has not yet destroyed the planet as he was supposed to do. But while as ...
Style: epic, stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: master warrior, dragon, superhuman powers, heroes, martial arts, friendship, transformation, villain, battles, training, sacrifice, warrior ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.1
 24K
Batman Beyond (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: 20 years after Bruce Wayne hung up his cowl, his secret is discovered by troubled teen Terry McGinnis. After McGinnis' father is murdered by the man who now controls Wayne Enterprises, McGinnis is fitted into a high-tech Bat suit by Bruce ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, heroes, vigilantism, villain, heroic mission, vengeance, imaginary, lone wolves, master villain, crimes, undercover ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 2010s, 2030s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
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, light, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friends, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroic mission, monster, danger, rescue, save the world, escapades, creature ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 920
Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, danger, time travel, escapades, imaginary, heroes, dragon, artifact, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It has been thirteen years since the Androids began their killing rampage and Son Gohan is the only person fighting back. He takes Bulma's son Trunks as a student and even gives his own life to save Trunks's. Now Trunks must figure out a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: time travel, martial arts, battles, genocide, alternate timeline, teacher student relationship, androids, dragon, superhero, good versus evil, distopia, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Batman: The Brave and the Bold is an American animated television series based in part on the DC Comics series The Brave and the Bold which features two or more super heroes coming together to solve a crime or foil a super villain. As the title ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, danger, adventure, fighting crime, righting the wronged, super weapon, escapades, master villain, superhuman powers, heroes, gadget ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, adventure, escapades, save the world, anti heroes, imaginary, hotshot hero, good versus evil, spacecraft, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 249K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, talking animals, master warrior, mentor, danger, goofy hero, family, hopes, mission, chosen one, villain ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Transformers: Armada (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Armada, known in Japan as Chō Robot Seimeitai Transformers: Micron Densetsu, is a Transformers animated series, comic series and toy line which ran from 2002–2003. It was originally scheduled for 2001, however was delayed until ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, space wars, battles, adventure, heroic mission, master villain, escapades, danger, save the world, space and aliens, transforming robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 4K
Samurai 7 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa's highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and its music was composed by Kaoru Wada and Eitetsu Hayashi. There are ...
Style: serious, futuristic, stylized, epic, adult animation
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, adventure, rescue, righting the wronged, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, hopes, future dystopia, fighting crime ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Meiji Era was one of great renewal for Japan, where swords and killing were outlawed. However, many survivors from the time of Revolution still live, lurking in the shadows and waiting for a chance to use their killing blades again. Only Kenshin ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: samurai, master warrior, sword fight, martial arts, innocence, battles, heroes, reconciliation, bully, glory, escapades, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 5K
Static Shock (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Static Shock is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It is part of the DC animated universe. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand. The New Zealand based ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, experimental
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, adventure, fighting crime, heroic mission, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the day, escapades, youth, crimes, righting the wronged, teenage life ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 5K
RWBY (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 13 min.
TV show
Story: The future-fantasy world of Remnant is filled with ravenous monsters, treacherous terrain, and more villains than you can shake a sniper-scythe at. Fortunately, Beacon Academy is training Huntsmen and Huntresses to battle the evils of the world, and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, bleak, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, school, heroes, rivalry, battles, danger, supernatural power, training, escapades, fight, god, maiden ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 8.7
 66K
Dragon Ball Z (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese animated television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z is the sequel to the Dragon Ball anime and adapts the last 26 volumes of the original 42 volume Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama The ...
Style: serious, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dragon, martial arts, friendship, alien encounter, magical, alien, transformation, sacrifice, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, obsessive quest ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Xiaolin Chronicles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Xiaolin Chronicles is a Canadian animated/CG television series and the revival and sequel series to Xiaolin Showdown. The series premiered on August 26, 2013, with three back-to-back episodes serving as a preview. The full series premiered on ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, heroes, good versus evil, martial arts, rivalry, superhuman powers, escapades, monastery, master warrior, danger, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Ronin Warriors, originally Yoroiden Samurai Troopers in Japan, is one of the oldest anime series to air largely uncut to international markets. Since its U.S. re-broadcast in the summer of 1995, its popularity and fan-following has grown ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, samurai, parallel world, heroic mission, legends and myths, righting the wronged, escapades, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! is an American/Japanese animated television series, and was created by Ciro Nieli, one of the directors of Teen Titans, with animation being done by a Japanese studio known as The Answer Studio. Set mainly on ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, adventure, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, monkey, team, heroes, teenage life, tombs and skeletons ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 68
Sakura Wars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
TV show
Story: At the beginning of 1900's, Sakura Shinguji received the mission of defending imperial capital Tokyo and came from Sendai to Tokyo. But, the post which she was assigned was the floral unit of the popular opera group at that time. She tries to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, against the odds, supernatural ability, man versus machine, military life, battles, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: tokyo, new york, france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rejoin Goku and his friends in a series of cosmic battles! Toei has redubbed, recut, and cleaned up the animation of the original 1989 animated series. The show's story arc has been refined to better follow the comic book series on which it is ...
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: villain, master warrior, martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, friendship, space and aliens, superhuman powers, imaginary, danger ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an American animated television series, mainly set in New York City. It first aired on February 8, 2003 and ended on February 28, 2009. The series marked the revival of the franchise as a Saturday morning cartoon on ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, reboot
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, vigilantism, mutant, ninja, martial arts, secret identity, adventure, fighting crime, heroic mission, save the day, danger ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
G.I. Joe: Renegades (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: G.I. Joe: Renegades is an American animated television series based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise. The series aired on Hub Network from November 26, 2010 to July 23, 2011. The series aired on Teletoon in Canada. The series became available for ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, reboot
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, heroes, on the run, rivalry, adventure, fugitives, battles, escapades, life risking, chases and races, powerful corporation ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A folklore professor becomes unwittingly possessed by the ancient Japanese demons of Thunder and Lightning. But when The Bureau of Paranormal Research & Defense dispatches a team of agents to investigate, a cursed samurai sword sends Hellboy ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, adult animation
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, heroic mission, samurai, supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, intrigue, master villain, danger, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.5
 52K
Dragon Ball (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the adventures of an extraordinarily strong young boy named Goku as he searches for the seven dragon balls. These balls, when combined, can grant the owner any one wish he desires. Along the way he makes many new friends, and enemies, and he ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: warrior, monster, save the world, master warrior, heroes, martial arts, superhero, unlikely friendships, attack, search, ancient, army ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 7.8
 6K
ThunderCats (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: ThunderCats is an American/Japanese animated television series, produced by Ethan Spaulding and Michael Jelenic. A reboot of the original 1980s TV series of the same name, ThunderCats was developed by Warner Bros. Animation and Studio 4°C, and ...
Style: exciting, serious, reboot
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, leader, danger, superhero, escapades, transformation, imaginary, cat, heroes, supernatural ability, space wars ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sym-Bionic Titan (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Sym-Bionic Titan is an American animated action science fiction television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky, Paul Rudish, and Bryan Andrews for Cartoon Network. The series focuses on a trio made up of the alien princess Ilana, the rebellious ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: robot, high school, alien, adventure, space and aliens, benign alien, imaginary, dishonesty, good versus evil, battles, heroes, androids and robots ...
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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