Movies and TV shows like El Hazard: The Magnificent World

If you like "El Hazard: The Magnificent World" you are looking for exciting, humorous and stylized movies or TV shows about / with rivalry, adventure, school, heroes, supernatural, parallel world and youth themes of Animation, Adventure and Comedy genre shot in Japan.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
El Hazard: The Magnificent World (1995)
 7.7
 404
El Hazard: The Magnificent World (1995)
Original name: 神秘の世界エルハザード
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: Makoto is a high school student who one day found himself sent to a strange, magical world called El Hazard. He is then forced to impersonate a missing princess(an idea for which he does not care for). Other earthlings sent to this world include Makoto's teacher (Fujisawa), his girlfriend (Nanami), and his girlfriend's brother (Jinnai). Jinnai, by the way has teamed up with an evil army of giant insect creatures so that he can take over El Hazard and kill Makoto. Luckly, Makoto has a guide and a bodygaurd to help him get by. Well actually, the guide is a girl who falls in love with every woman she meets and the bodyguard is just a cat... oh well.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, adventure, school, heroes, supernatural, parallel world, youth, friends, missing person, chosen one, high school life, teenage life, escapades, high school, hidden identity, buddies, heroic mission, save the kingdom, teenager, lesbian, robot, magic, mountain, cat, quest ...

Movie in categories

rivalry movies
13553
teens movies
8079
kids movies
5083
adventure movies
8708
exciting movies
11603
school movies
4623
heroes movies
10157

Most similar movies to El Hazard: The Magnificent World

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about imaginary, escapades, rivalry, danger, heroes, adventure and supernatural mostly in Animation, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like El Hazard: The Magnificent World: Kyo Kara Maoh! (2004), Yozakura Quartet (2008), Magic Knight Rayearth (1994), Final Fantasy: Unlimited (2001), Deltora Quest (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 359
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, exciting, humorous, semi serious, scenic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, friends, heroic mission, friendship, good versus evil, betrayal, chaos and mayhem, escapades, rivalry, heroes, fictional reality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, supernatural, escapades, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Magic Knight Rayearth (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Magic Knight Rayearth is a Japanese manga series created by Clamp, an all-female manga artist team consisting of Satsuki Igarashi, Ageha Ohkawa, Tsubaki Nekoi and Mokona. Appearing as a serial in the manga magazine Nakayoshi from the November 1993 ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, humorous, shoujo ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, kidnapping, adventure, supernatural, young heroes, friends, imaginary kingdom, knight, survival, robot, superhuman powers, female protagonist ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, stylized, serious, exciting
Plot: supernatural, heroic mission, space and aliens, adventure, alien encounter, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, siblings relations, superhero, rivalry, orphan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
youth movies
11143
humorous movies
19575
 7.1
 256
Deltora Quest (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The evil Shadow Lord has taken control of the kingdom of Deltora and has driven the land and its people into misfortune and suffering. Lief, the son of a blacksmith, has just turned sixteen and is entrusted, along with his two companions Barda and ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, friends, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, youth, wizards and magicians, adventure, young heroes, heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Sailor Moon Crystal (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Usagi Tsukino is chosen to be a guardian of justice and is sent on a quest to locate a Silver Crystal before the Dark Kingdom invades the Earth.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, superhuman powers, young heroes, magic, curses spells and rituals, superhero, girl, supernatural power ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
GeGeGe no Kitaro (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the Japanese modern era, almost all people have forgotten about Youkai.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, sincere
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, demon, team, friends, rivalry, youth, adventure, buddies, heroes, determination, escapades, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Familiar of Zero (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: When Saito, an ordinary teen living in Japan, is suddenly whisked away to the magical kingdom of Halkeginia, he becomes the familiar servant of Louise, a young girl enrolled in an academy for aristocrat magicians.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, exciting
Plot: adventure, fish out of water, teenage life, escapades, society, disorder, social differences, youth, master and servant, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 96K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: determination, friends, ninja, adventure, friendship, rivalry, master warrior, good versus evil, training, teenage life, heroes, warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.5
 2K
Slayers (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Slayers follows the exploits of the young sorceress Lina Inverse, whose life revolves around food, treasure, and fighting. After stealing treasure from a group of bandits, Lina is accosted by stragglers during her journey to the next town. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, sword and sorcery, magic, heroic mission, save the world, adventure, curses spells and rituals, escapades, righting the wronged, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions! (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuta has a problem. As one of the thousands of Japanese students afflicted with "chunibyo," a state where they're so desperate to stand out that they've literally convinced themselves that they have secret knowledge and hidden ...
Style: exciting, touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, romance, school, teenage love, youth, supernatural ability, slice of life, social relations, high school life, coming of age, supernatural, super weapon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ginta Tiramizu is an average school student but keeps on having weird dreams about an amazing land. One day, something strange happens and Ginta appears in his fantasy. Together with Ginta's friends on the way, he will be able to fight an evil ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, superhero, heroic mission, young heroes, heroes, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, save the world, androids and robots, parallel world, superhuman powers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 269
Maburaho (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: High school student Kazuki Shikimori comes from a line of powerful magicians with extraordinary DNA and he attends the most prestigious school for wizards in all of Japan. It would seem that life is good for Kazuki. Unfortunately, that couldn’t be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, ecchi, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, chosen one, teenage love, wizards and magicians, love triangle, youth, curses spells and rituals, high school, boarding school, love and romance ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.2
 338
Blue Dragon (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan, France
TV show
Story: A terrible and mysterious enemy attacks the small village of Shu and his friend Kluke. The great warrior Zola, followed by Jiro, will help them discover the ability to evoke shadows (in the form of monsters of all kinds) to fight against the evil ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, epic
Audience: kids
Plot: dragon, supernatural, good versus evil, adventurer, rivalry, heroes, friendship, escapades, ruler, adventure, wizards and magicians, rebellion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.2
 218
Gakuen Alice (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Mikan and Hotaru are separated when Hotaru is scouted by a special school called "Alice Academy." Mikan determines to enroll too but Alice Academy is a mysterious place.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, heroes, supernatural, young heroes, best friends, supernatural ability, family, youth, school, rescue, magic, homesickness ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: exciting, serious, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes, master villain, master warrior, escapades, battles, ghost, time travel ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.8
 996
Hero: 108 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Taiwan, USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Hero: 108 is a British animated television series on Cartoon Network and the Cartoon Network international cable network, and Kabillion OnDemand channel in the United States. The series is created by Yang-Ming Tarng and is co-produced by Gamania, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, family, youth, master villain, friends, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Neo Angelique Abyss (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Arcadia is plagued with evil, life-draining demons called Thanatos and a vast lack of Purifiers to exterminate them all. While attending school, Angelique attracts the eye of a man who intends to turn the tides to the people's favor. What ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, heroes, young heroes, hopes, escapades, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, destiny, deadly creature, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 6K
Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, epic, shoujo ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, superhero, heroic mission, young heroes, princess, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural, school, adventure, cat, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.8
 370
Negima! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires, robots, sorcery… And that’s all before Gym Class! Welcome to Mahora Academy, an all-girls school where the impossible and the enchanting are a part of the curriculum. It’s the start of the new school year and emotions run rampant as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, manga
Plot: wizards and magicians, school, supernatural, youth, power relations, harem, teachers and students, magic, slice of life, high school, boarding school, men hatred ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.8
 4K
Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: This story is about the flow of fate and the battle to keep the world on the right path. Aladdin is a boy who has set out to explore the world after being trapped in a room for most of his life. His best friend is a flute with a djinn in it named ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magic, supernatural, adventure, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, youth, hopes, young heroes, destiny, desert, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, semi serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, youth, heroes, battles, good versus evil, friendship, rivalry, friends, escapades, fight, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Kamisama Kiss (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nanami was just a normal high school girl down on her luck until a stranger’s lips marked her as the new Land God and turned her world upside down. Now, she’s figuring out the duties of a deity with the help of Tomoe, a reformed fox demon who ...
Style: exciting, shoujo, romantic, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, supernatural, magic, spirit, love and romance, life turned upside down, supernatural romance, master and servant, japanese mythology, school, youth, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
Futari wa Pretty Cure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pretty Cure, known in Japan as Futari wa Pretty Cure, is a Japanese magical girl anime series produced by Toei Animation and broadcast across Japan by Animax, TV Asahi and Asahi Broadcasting Corporation. It is the first series in the Pretty Cure ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, tomboy, good versus evil, save the world, young heroes, adventure, youth, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, female protagonist, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, parody
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, youth, rivalry, escapades, heroic mission, fish out of water, getting home, disorder, chaos, friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Stigma of the Wind (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Four years ago, Kazuma Kannagi was defeated by his cousin Ayano Kannagi for the right to be the successor of Enraiha, a sword passed down in the Kannagi family. His defeat, along with his lack of talent for En-Jutsu, the fire arts, the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, manga ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: magic, fire, society, rivalry, heir, magical, heroes, religions or cults, tribe, environmentalism, wind, war ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Cardcaptor Sakura (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sakura Kinomoto, an elementary school student who discovers that she possesses magical powers after accidentally freeing a set of magical cards from the book they had been sealed in for years. She is then tasked with retrieving those cards in order ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, shoujo ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: magical girl, magic, friendship, school, responsibility, elementary school, coming of age, romance, drastic change of life, high school life, adventure, heroic mission ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In this sequel to Full Metal Panic! Fumoffu?!, Mithril becomes aware of a secret organization that has technology able to counter the ECS (Electronic Cloaking System) mode. This organization, known as Amalgam, also has "Black ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, mecha
Audience: boys' night
Plot: teenager, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, teenage life, secret movement, escapades, military life, chaos, rivalry, television, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, villain, superhero, evil alien, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, space and aliens, superhuman powers, supernatural power ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Summer of "Anu": In a summer once every five years, demons in the mysterious Tower of Druaga lose their powers due to the magic spell cast by a god named "Anu". King Gilgamesh, ruler of the kingdom Uruk, uses the ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, adventure, rivalry, androids and robots, escapades, supernatural, chaos, imaginary kingdom, betrayal, secret, afterlife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%