Movies and TV shows like Dragon Ball Z Kai

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Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
 8.3
 18K
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Original name: ドラゴンボール改「カイ」
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 based. The show also features a new opening and ending. In the series, martial artist Goku, and his various friends, battle increasingly powerful enemies to defend the world against evil. Can Earth's defender defeat demons, aliens, and other villains?
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, superhero, master warrior, villain, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, battles, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, buddies, evil alien, master villain, superhuman powers, friendship, danger, space and aliens, friends, allies, fate of humanity, transformation, earth ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan

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Most similar movies to Dragon Ball Z Kai

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and stylized films and TV series with plots about adventure, rivalry, heroes, danger, escapades, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Dragon Ball Z Kai: Dragon Ball (1986), Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug (1991), Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound (1993), Dragon Ball Z: Tree of Might (1990), Dragon Ball (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.6
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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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, superhero, dragon, transformation, training, superhuman powers, adventure, imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.7
 54K
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, semi serious, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, magical, save the world, good versus evil, friendship, dragon, sacrifice, transformation, training, warrior, villain, reincarnation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A Super Namekian named Slug comes to invade Earth. But the Z Warriors do their best to stop Slug and his gang.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, superhero, master villain, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Mr. Money is holding another Tenka'ichi Budokai and Mr. Satan invites everyone in the world to join in. Little does he know that Bojack, an ancient villain who has escaped his prison, is competing. Since Goku is currently dead, it is up to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, master warrior, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Dragon Ball Z: Tree of Might (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Saiyajin named Turlus has come to Earth in order to plant a tree that will both destroy the planet and give him infinite strength. Son Goku and the Z Warriors cannot let this happen and duke it out with the invaders for the sake of the planet.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: martial arts, dragon, master warrior, adventure, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 8.6
 44K
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, martial arts, monster, warrior, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, evil alien ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It has been thirteen years since the Androids began their killing rampage and Son Gohan is the only person fighting back. He takes Bulma's son Trunks as a student and even gives his own life to save Trunks's. Now Trunks must figure out a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, alien encounter, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 8.7
 96K
Dragon Ball Z (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the version that is shown on YTV in Canada, the story begins mid-way through the Dragon Ball Z series. Raditz, Goku's brother has traveled to Earth to find out why Goku has not yet destroyed the planet as he was supposed to do. But while as ...
Style: epic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: androids and robots, master warrior, adventure, superhuman powers, heroic mission, supernatural, martial arts, save the world, good versus evil, friendship, dragon, sacrifice ...
Time: future, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, master villain, vengeance, master warrior, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Dr. Gero's Androids #13, #14, and #15 are awakened by the laboratory computers and immediately head to the mall where Goku is shopping. After Goku, Trunks, and Vegita defeat #14 and #15, #13 absorbs their inner computers and becomes a super ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, androids and robots, master villain, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, save the world, apocalypse, imaginary kingdom, space wars ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: As Goku investigates the destruction of the Southern Galaxy, Vegeta is taken to be King of the New Planet Vegeta, and to destroy the Legenday Super Saiyan, Brolly.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, androids and robots, master villain, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, save the world, alien encounter, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, androids and robots ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dragon Ball Z: The World's Strongest (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The evil Dr. Kochin uses the dragon balls to resurrect his mentor, Dr. Wheelo, in an effort to take over the world. Dr. Wheelo, his body having been destroyed by the avalanche that killed him fifty years before, desires the body of the strongest ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural ability, save the world, chaos and mayhem, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 3K
Sonic X (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sonic X is an anime series based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. It was created by Sonic Team and produced in Japan by TMS Entertainment. It aired on TV Tokyo from April 6, 2003 to March 28, 2004 and on Kids Station from 2004 to 2005. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, danger, adventure, heroes, imaginary, superhero, friendship, friends, master villain, chases and races, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.8
 22K
Teen Titans (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teen Titans is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics characters of the same name, primarily the run of stories by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez in the early-1980s The New Teen Titans comic book series. The show was created ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, teenage love, villain, adventure, young heroes, heroes, teenage life, youth, good versus evil, adolescence, master villain, superhuman powers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The events of Battle of Gods take place some years after the battle with Majin Buu, which determined the fate of the entire universe. After awakening from a long slumber, Beerus, the God of Destruction is visited by Whis, his attendant and learns ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, supernatural ability, dragon, adventure, master warrior, battle, bingo, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, adventure, androids and robots, master villain, master warrior, superhero, superhuman powers, young heroes, good versus evil, parallel world, save the world, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an American animated television series, mainly set in New York City. It first aired on February 8, 2003 and ended on February 28, 2009. The series marked the revival of the franchise as a Saturday morning cartoon on ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, turtle, superhero, mutant, good versus evil, vigilantism, master villain, secret identity, adventure, ninja, fighting crime, heroic mission ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the 31st Century, Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo is an incredible and outlandish renegade who fights against the Margarita Empire and his leader, Tsuru Tsuruiina IV, accompanied of the girl Beauty, the crazy Don Patch and other friends so crazies like him. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: martial arts, save the world, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, master villain, superhero, rescue, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Loonatics Unleashed (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Loonatics Unleashed is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation that ran on the Kids' WB for two seasons from 2005 to 2007 in the United States, Teletoon in Canada, Kids Central in Singapore, Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, alien planet, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, family, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Son Goku Jr. is the grand-grandson of the legendary warrior Son Goku, unlike his predecessor he's not a brave fighter. He's constantly picked on by school bullies, his grandmother Pan sees this and she's worried, but even tough Goku ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural ability, heroic mission, legends and myths, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 8.6
 53K
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, imaginary, friendship, treasure, doctor, mechanic, adventure, ocean or sea, young heroes, bounty, friends ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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, parallel world, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, heroic mission, legends and myths, righting the wronged, good versus evil, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Battle of the Planets (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Battle of the Planets cast five young people as G-Force, consisting of Mark, Jason, Princess, Keyop, and Tiny. G-Force protects Earth from planet Spectra and other attacks from beyond space. The most prominent field commander of the Spectra forces ...
Style: semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: outer space, superhero, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, space travel, space wars, battles, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness is an American computer-animated television series spun-off from the Kung Fu Panda films. It takes place between the two films showing Po's training to becoming a successful Dragon Warrior. The series was ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, panda, escapades, adventure, anti heroes, kung fu master, family, goofy hero, master warrior, save the day, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Xiaolin Showdown (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Xiaolin Showdown is an American animated television series that aired on Kids WB and was created by Christy Hui. Set in a world where martial arts battles and Eastern magic are commonplace, the series follows four young warriors in training that ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, gothic, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, monk, dragon, adventure, master warrior, good versus evil, circus, heroic mission, legends and myths, palaces castles and temples, family, battles ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Green Lantern: The Animated Series (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Green Lantern: The Animated Series is an American computer-animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Green Lantern. The series is currently airing on Cartoon Network, as part of their "DC Nation" television block. A one ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, good versus evil, spacecraft, adventure, space travel, escapades, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, superhuman powers, save the day ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Spectacular Spider-Man (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Spectacular Spider-Man is an American animated television series based on the superhero character published by Marvel Comics and developed for television by Greg Weisman and Victor Cook. In terms of tone and style, the series is based primarily ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, high school, superhuman powers, adventure, fighting crime, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%