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Hunter x Hunter (2011)
 8.9
 48K
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Original name: ハンターxハンター
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined to follow in his father's footsteps, decides to take the Hunter Examination and eventually find his father to prove himself as a Hunter in his own right. But on the way, he learns that there is more to becoming a Hunter than previously thought, and the challenges that he must face are considered the toughest in the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, thought provoking, compassionate, twists and turns, semi serious, reboot, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, fight, training, team, friends, mission, young heroes, martial arts, danger, imaginary, murder, violence, twists & turns, journey, treasure, treasure hunt, family, parents and children, youth, heroes, life is a bitch, ambition, search, ambitious ...

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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 danger, heroes, friendship, adventure, escapades, rivalry and imaginary mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Hunter x Hunter: Naruto Shippuden (2007), Naruto (2002), Shaman King (2001), Fairy Tail (2009), My Hero Academia (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Naruto Shippuden (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Naruto Shippuuden is the continuation of the original animated TV series Naruto.The story revolves around an older and slightly more matured Uzumaki Naruto and his quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, saga
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, heroes, team, friendship, young heroes, ninja, villain, good versus evil, mission, adventure, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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100%
Hunter × Hunter: Phantom Rouge (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kurapika became a Hunter to take vengeance on the Class-A crime group Phantom Troupe who massacred his clan for their unique eyes. The eyes of the Kurta clan turn scarlet in times of anger or emotional agitation and are considered the most beautiful ...
Style: captivating, exciting, twists and turns, light, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, journey, adventure, ambition, team, young heroes, bounty hunter, treasure hunt, search, escapades, danger, murder ...
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100%
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Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: warrior, friendship, heroes, ninja, training, friends, master warrior, adventure, danger, determination, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 5K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: emotional, exciting, semi serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, supernatural, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural ability, master warrior, youth, samurai, contests and competitions, ambition, friends, best friends ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.0
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Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Lucy is a 17-year-old girl, who wants to be a full-fledged mage. One day when visiting Harujion Town, she meets Natsu, a young man who gets sick easily by any type of transportation. But Natsu isn't just any ordinary kid, he's a member of ...
Style: exciting, light, humorous, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, dragon, young heroes, youth, rivalry, imaginary, salvation, escapades, imaginary kingdom, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Hero Academia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: People are not born equal, a realization that 4-year-old Midoriya Izuku faced when bullied by his classmates who had unique special powers. Izuku was one of the rare cases where he was born with absolutely no unique powers. This did not stop Izuku ...
Style: exciting, comic, sincere, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, superhero, friendship, training, school, heroism, high school, super villain, rivalry, teamwork, tournament, society ...
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100%
 8.5
 52K
Dragon Ball (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: save the world, master warrior, heroes, warrior, monster, martial arts, superhero, odd, desire, transformation, journey, talented ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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 ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.5
 46K
Dragon Ball (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Long ago in the mountains, a fighting master known as Gohan discovered a strange boy whom he named Goku. Gohan raised him and trained Goku in martial arts until he died. The young and very strong boy was on his own, but easily managed. Then one day, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, dragon, warrior, rivalry, desire, tournament, training, friendship, escapades, young heroes, monster, championship ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, absurd, suspense ...
Plot: adventure, demon, friendship, supernatural, danger, murder, death, teamwork, mentor, sword, violence, destiny ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Karakuri Circus (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Narumi is certain that Masaru will be kidnapped by wooden puppets with supernatural strength after fighting them with all his strength. Masaru inherited his father's wealth which has brought many enemies out of the shadows, too many for Narumi ...
Style: exciting, intense, captivating, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teamwork, master servant relationship, kidnapping, massacre, puppet, bounty hunter, martial arts, dark fantasy, circus, secret organization, violence, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that premiered on the Nickelodeon television network in 2012. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to their series Avatar: The Last Airbender, which ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, funny
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magical, young heroes, friendship, chosen one, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, master warrior, youth, adventure, imaginary ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Magmel of the Sea Blue (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: One day in the middle of the pacific ocean a miracle occurred, a new continent appeared out of nowhere! The new continent was the home for new and mysterious plants, creatures and minerals! Humanity is excited as the age of exploration has returned.
Style: disturbing, entertaining, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: violence, wildlife, expedition, super strength, ambition, adaptation, hopes, fantasy world, escapades, friendship, adventure, heroes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 5K
Black Clover (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Asta and Yuno were abandoned together at the same church, and have been inseparable since. As children, they promised that they would compete against each other to see who would become the next Emperor Magus. However, as they grew up, some ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Plot: magic, fictional reality, battles, adventure, chosen one, unlikely hero, friendship, direction and purpose, jousting, sword, orphan, super villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 62K
One Piece (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Years ago, the fearsome pirate king Gol D. Roger was executed, leaving a huge pile of treasure and the famous "One Piece" behind. Whoever claims the "One Piece" will be named the new pirate king. Monkey D. Luffy, a boy who ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 66K
Dragon Ball Z (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: humorous, serious, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dragon, martial arts, friendship, magical, alien, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, transformation, sacrifice, apocalypse, space and aliens ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 3K
Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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, stylized, captivating, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, friendship, supernatural, imaginary, young heroes, danger, hopes, rivalry, youth, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Samurai Champloo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, okinawa japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 366
Plunderer (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world dominated by the so-called "Numbers," each human will have their identity branded with their own "Count," which could define any number related to their life. May it be one's walked distance or ...
Style: romantic, exciting, erotic, ecchi, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: legendary hero, friendship, love and romance, danger, post apocalypse, search, journey, villain, post apocalyptic, loss of mother, female protagonist, identity
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
No Game, No Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Genius gamer siblings (plus being NEET & hikikomori) Sora and Shiro are known as the undefeatable “__” (blank). Their talents and skills are so good they are considered as urban legend. One day, a young boy named Tet appears before them, ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, adventure, rivalry, youth, computers and web, game, danger, cyberspace, save the world, prodigy, imaginary, contests and competitions ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: emotional, exciting, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, alchemy, imaginary, young heroes, journey, youth, siblings relations, search, artifact, heroes, obsessive quest, accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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, friendship, supernatural ability, young heroes, magical, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, adventure, journey, forces of nature, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 5K
Beyblade (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three or four friends roam to various cities to win beyblade battles. In these battles, everyone has his/her special moves and have some common enemies like lio which has tornado type beyblade. Everyone wants to become best of all and so on. -kunal ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, disturbing, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: partners, friendship, youth, team, imaginary, best friends, adventure, contests and competitions, good versus evil, young heroes, tournament, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 4K
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, futuristic, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, monster, supernatural, good versus evil, escapades, danger, rivalry, contests and competitions, imaginary, cards, duel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 14K
InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, magic, time travel, love triangle, journey, theft, curses spells and rituals, adventure, superhero, monk, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dragon Ball Super (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set just after the events of the Buu Saga of Dragon Ball Z, a deadly threat awakens once more. People lived in peace without knowing who the true heroes were during the devastating battle against Majin Buu. The powerful Dragon Balls have prevented ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: battles, martial arts, battle, rivals, villain, rival, warrior, training, friendship, challenge, danger, super powers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, superhero, rivalry, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, young heroes, good versus evil, adventure, androids and robots, battles, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Rising of The Shield Hero (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, feel good, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, danger, society, friendship, rivalry, heroes, vengeance, dishonesty, youth, fantasy world, adaptation, slavery ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Niko, the last of his kind in a strange world, embarks on an epic quest to bring light back to his land. Armed with his magic sword, Niko journeys to the Cursed Volcano, making new friends and powerful foes while uncovering secrets ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, supernatural, heroes, child hero, save the world, escapades, rivalry, friends, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 3K
W.I.T.C.H. (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: W.I.T.C.H. is a European animated magical girl television series based on the Italian comic book series of the same name created by Gary Tomlin and Elisabetta Gnone. The series was produced by SIP Animation in association with and participation from ...
Style: exciting, feel good, comic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, heroes, teenage life, adventure, team, parallel world, supernatural ability, betrayal, youth, freedom fighter, friends, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%