Movies and TV shows like Tenchi in Tokyo

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Tenchi in Tokyo (1997)
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Tenchi in Tokyo (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Set in yet another different Tenchi Muyo universe, this series follows the adventures of Tenchi as he leaves his home for Tokyo for more schooling and there he meets Sakuya, a girl his age who seems quite eager to become Tenchi's girlfriend, an ambition which brings on the wrath of Ryoko and Ayeka. Also thrown into the mix is a strange being named Yugi who's interest in Tenchi may not be entirely benevolent
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, dark humor, heroes, love triangle, rivalry, space and aliens, adventure, androids and robots, parallel world, supernatural, supernatural ability, save the world, graphic violence, love and romance, danger, farce, heroic mission, benign alien, imaginary, escapades, city life, leaving home, wooing, violence, sword ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia

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Most similar movies to Tenchi in Tokyo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, stylized and humorous films and TV series with plots about danger, heroes, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, adventure and heroic mission mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Tenchi in Tokyo: Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009), iDOLM@STER Xenoglossia (2007), Doctor Who: Dreamland (2009), This End Up! (1992), Yozakura Quartet (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, friendship, imaginary, space and aliens, superhuman powers, danger ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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95%
iDOLM@STER Xenoglossia (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: 107 years ago, the Moon was destroyed in a massive cataclysm that shattered Earth's former satellite into 81 quintillion tons of orbital debris. However, thanks to super-science, the Earth itself was saved and today no one really thinks much ...
Style: mecha, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the planet, escapades, heroes, danger, youth, adventure, piloted giant robot, friendship, battles, rivalry, government agency, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Doctor Who: Dreamland (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: This sensational new animated adventure finds the Doctor (voiced by David Tennant) hooked up with two new companions – Cassie and Jimmy – and pits him against a new alien race, the monstrous Viperox, led by Lord Azlok. Day Springs, Nevada, 1958. ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, save the world, benign alien, space and aliens, partners, alien encounter, danger, unlikely partners, heroic mission, save the day, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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This End Up! (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Tenchi Masaki is a normal high school student in Japan, who spends the summers doing chores around his grandfather's family shrine. One day, Tenchi manages to steal the key to a mysterious cave where an oni (Japanese demon) is said to have been ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, rivalry, cave, unfulfilled love, deadly, romance, escapades, adventure, imaginary, silly humor, betrayal, mummy ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Yozakura Quartet (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Yozakura Quartet is a Japanese manga created by Suzuhito Yasuda that began publishing by Kodansha in 2006, and was then published in the US by Del Rey in 2008. The series was animated in Japan and aired from October 2 to December 18, 2008; it ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, young heroes, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, youth, supernatural, danger, teenage life, superhuman powers, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, escapades, battles, monastery, master warrior, danger, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Vampire Princess Miyu (1997)
Genre: Animation, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: No overview found.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, imaginary, heroes, escapades, love and romance, supernatural, danger, hopes, supernatural ability, rivalry, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Marriage of God & Soul Godannar!! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Godannar is an anime series created and directed by Yasuchika Nagaoka. The first season aired in Japan from October 1 to December 24, 2003 on AT-X. A second season later aired from April 5 to June 29, 2004. Both seasons were licensed by ADV Films ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, semi serious, exciting, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, alien encounter, battles, space and aliens, imaginary, love and romance, danger, evil alien, escapades, fall in love, androids and robots, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, samurai, heroes, parallel world, heroic mission, legends and myths, righting the wronged, adventure, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, supernatural, heroes, master villain, battles, ghost, imaginary, danger, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Not paying attention to his job, a young demon allows the evil cleansing machine to overflow and explode, turning the young demon into the infamous monster Janemba. Goku and Vegita make solo attempts to defeat the monster, but realize their only ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, master villain, save the world, escapades, rivalry, farce, silly humor, inadvertently, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, parallel world, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, escapades, imaginary, danger, rivalry, future dystopia, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Angelic Layer (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: 12-year-old Misaki Suzuhara has just gotten involved in Angelic Layer, a battling game using electronic dolls called angels. Even as a newbie, Misaki shows advanced skills as she meets new friends and enters Angelic Layer tournaments to fight the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, martial arts, impossible love, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, man versus machine, contests and competitions, inventions and discoveries, danger, battles, parallel world ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, danger, escapades, time travel, imaginary, heroes, friends, battles, master warrior ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.6
 645
Burst Angel (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Burst Angel is a Japanese animated television series directed by Koichi Ohata, from a screenplay by Fumihiko Shimo. It was produced by the Gonzo animation studio. Burst Angel takes place in the near future, after a rise in criminal activity forced ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, superhero, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, escapades, fighting crime, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, track down, anti hero ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 1K
Wolverine (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Wolverine is a mutant, possessing animal-keen senses, enhanced psychical capabilities, three retracting bone claws on each hand and a healing factor that allows him to recover from virtually any wound, disease or toxin at a accelerated rate.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, heroes, danger, imaginary, supernatural ability, supernatural, genetically altered, healing power, rivalry, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Tenchi Universe (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Life for Tenchi Masaki, a "normal Japanese schoolboy", is shattered one day when a spaceship falls from the sky! Space Pirate Ryoko emerges, attaching quite quickly to Tenchi...and that isn't all! More alien females land at the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, princess, spacecraft, fish out of water, cult, high school life, benign alien, escapades, adventure, adventurer, space and aliens, love triangle ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Final Fantasy: Unlimited (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Final Fantasy: Unlimited is an anime television series based on Square Enix's popular Final Fantasy role-playing video game franchise. Final Fantasy: Unlimited incorporates both 2D animation and 3D graphics, and takes elements from the Final ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious
Plot: imaginary, heroic mission, space and aliens, supernatural, adventure, siblings relations, alien encounter, curses spells and rituals, danger, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, orphan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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X (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chosen one, angel, childhood sweetheart, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, save the world, destiny, prophecy, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kagome Higurashi is a modern day young girl who lives with her family by the old Higure shrine. Unbeknownst to Kagome, she is the reincarnation of priestess Kikyo and posseses the "Jewel of Four Souls" (the Shikon jewel). One ill-fated ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, magic, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, mission, imaginary, good versus evil, journey, time travel, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 74
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: stylized, semi serious, exciting, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, against the odds, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, battles, military life, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, man versus machine, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: japan, new york, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 320
Kyo Kara Maoh! (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Shibuya Yuuri, an ordinary high school boy got flushed in a toilet and he saw himself in another world. He was then declared as the 27th maou or the demon king of the Demon world by Gunter von Christ and Konrad Weller . When Yuuri now travels back ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting, shoujo ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, imaginary, friends, heroic mission, friendship, rivalry, betrayal, good versus evil, danger, chaos and mayhem, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.9
 4K
Macross Plus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
TV show
Story: Macross Plus is a four-episode anime OVA and theatrical movie in the Macross series. It was the first sequel to the original Macross television series that took place in the official timeline. Plus was a groundbreaking combination of traditional cel ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: love triangle, androids and robots, man versus machine, master villain, space and aliens, danger, heroes, imaginary, a.i., musician's life, rivalry, save the world ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Supernoobs (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler, Kevin, Shope and Roach get their hands on battle balls, granting each of them their own powers like psychic abilities, super strength, transformation, or weather manipulation. They then learn of viruses from space are coming to infect the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, young heroes, save the world, adventure, youth, danger, escapades, supernatural, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.6
 12K
Sailor Moon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers around an air-headed crybaby, named Usagi, and her friends Ami, Rei, Makato, and Minako. Using special powers, they can transform into Sailor Solders. They become Sailor Moon, Sailor Mercury, Sailor Mars, Sailor Jupiter, and Sailor ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, superhero, cat, friends, princess, supernatural ability, adventure, save the world, love and romance, youth, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The Z Warriors discover an unopenable music box and are told to open it with the dragon balls. The contents turn out to be a warrior named Tapion who had sealed himself inside along with a monster called Hildegarn. Goku must now perfect a new ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, save the world, chaos, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary, master warrior, evil alien, superhuman powers ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: good versus evil, family relations, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, supernatural ability, supernatural, parents and children, save the world, heroes, super villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Ben 10: Omniverse (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben 10: Omniverse is an American animated television series currently airing on Cartoon Network, in the United States. The series is the fourth installment in the Ben 10 franchise. Man of Action created the franchise. The series was announced at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: save the world, adventure, young heroes, heroes, space and aliens, youth, alien encounter, teenage life, escapades, good versus evil, universe, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2004, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began airing on July 2, 2009.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: imaginary, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, danger, supernatural ability, chaos, adventure, future dystopia, heroes, supernatural power, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Cooler has resurrected himself as a robot and is enslaving the people of New Namek. Goku and the gang must help.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, escapades, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, superhuman powers, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, master warrior, master villain, custody ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%