Movies like Sea Prince and the Fire Child

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Sea Prince and the Fire Child (1981)
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Sea Prince and the Fire Child (1981)
Original name: シリウスの伝説
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Years after the war between the Children of Water and the Children of Fire, Oceanus, a god of the sea, presents Prince Sirius with the eye of Algarock, thereby putting him in charge of those that dwell under the waves. But when Sirius encounters a beautiful Fire Child named Malta (the daughter of the Queen of Fire), he is lost in love and defies the law that states that Children of Water and Children of Fire must forever remain separate to prevent war from breaking out once more. Sirius and Malta struggle to be together while running into obstacles and suffering great losses along the way. But in the end, are the echoes of history too loud to overcome, or can the two lovers be united and bring peace to the land?
Style: epic
Plot: king, friendship, prince, fairy, water, quest, mythology, myth, fire, tragedy, legend, journey, young love, surrealism, romance
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Sea Prince and the Fire Child

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, stylized, serious and emotional films with plots about friendship, love, tragedy, coming of age, fantasy world, love and romance and childhood mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Sea Prince and the Fire Child: Windaria (1986), Millennium Actress (2001), Ocean Waves (1993), Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris (1987), The Little Mermaid (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dragon Ball: Sleeping Princess in Devil's Castle (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Goku and Kuririn are given an assignment by Kame-Sen'nin: "Retrieve the sleeping princess from Lucifer and I will take you as my students." But the mission proves to be more perilous than originally thought.
Plot: jewelry, friendship, martial arts, quest, vampire, thief, soldier, master apprentice relationship, princess, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sun, training ...
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Windaria (1986)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a land filled with magic and mystery, two rival kingdoms are readying for war: Isa, the beautiful water-laden city, and Paro, the industrialized wasteland. Windaria follows the tale of two sets of lovers: Marin and Izu, a young pair of farmers ...
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Millennium Actress (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: serious, touching, talky, emotional, atmospheric ...
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Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 2000s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Ocean Waves (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching
Audience: teens, date night
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 61 min.
Story: While enjoying the flower gardens, Sailor Moon (Usagi) and friends encounter an old childhood friend of Mamoru's: an alien! He's come back to give Mamoru a special flower, but doesn't like Usagi and the rest of the planet's ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
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Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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Saint Seiya: The Heated Battle of the Gods (1988)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
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Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, colourful ...
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Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: When Seiya, Hyōga and Shun visit Saori (Athena) at the orphanage, they meet an employee called Eri. An orphan herself, Eri takes a liking to Hyōga and one night they sit outside watching the stars. They see a shooting star and Hyōga asks Eri to ...
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Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Master Roshi has succeeded at the one mission he valued most: to train Goku and Krillin to become ultimate fighters. So, he arranges for them to test their mettle at a competition hosted by Emperor Chiaotzu. Not everyone's playing by the rules, ...
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The Little Mermaid (1975)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
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Wolf Children (2012)
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Duration: 117 min.
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Style: heartbreaking, atmospheric, sweet, sentimental, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
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Place: japan, tokyo
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Style: touching, colourful, scenic, emotional, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saint Seiya Heaven Chapter: Overture (2004)
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 74 min.
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43%
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Puss in Boots (1969)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: His goal is to help the weak and defenseless, but his saving a mouse makes him the most wanted in all the land. On the run from incessant, dim-witted mice, Perro befriends a young miller's boy, Pierre; together, they decide to seek fame and ...
Plot: princess, castle, anthropomorphic animal, surrealism, cartoon cat, king, cat, anthropomorphic cat, mouse, sword and sorcery
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pom Poko (1994)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
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Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, allegory, colourful ...
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Kimagure Orange Road: I Want to Return to That Day (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: exciting, touching, captivating, sincere
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Queen Millennia (1982)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
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