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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: journey, fairy, king, prince, friendship, water, quest, mythology, myth, legend, tragedy, fire, young love, surrealism, romance
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, stylized, light and feel good films with plots about friendship, coming of age, romance, love, cat, youth and family relations mostly in Animation, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Sea Prince and the Fire Child: Windaria (1986), Millennium Actress (2001), Beauty and the Beast (1992), A Silent Voice (2016), 5 Centimeters Per Second (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Windaria (1986)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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Millennium Actress (2001)
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Beauty and the Beast (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 49 min.
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Duration: 45 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 61 min.
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Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting ...
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Ocean Waves (1993)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: anthology, light, atmospheric, uplifting, scenic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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42%
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Last Unicorn (1982)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Style: thought provoking, touching, sentimental, exciting, sincere ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Little Polar Bear 2: The Mysterious Island (2005)
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Duration: 80 min.
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Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting, epic
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Bambi II (2006)
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Style: touching, sincere, feel good, emotional, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sailor Moon S the Movie: Hearts in Ice (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: epic
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