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Flame of Recca (1997)
 7.5
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Flame of Recca (1997)
Original name: 烈火の炎
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Recca is a boy living in the modern world, only he seems drawn to following the ways of the ninja. On the day he befriends a girl named Yanagi who has a mysterious power of healing, he is confronted and challenged by a Dark Priestess. This battle leads Recca to discover a strange power within himself. Afterwards, he finds that not only is his past and destiny not as crystal clear as he had thought, but there are others with powers practicing the way of the ninja who challenge him one after another.
Style: epic
Plot: love, teenager, school, martial arts, princess, demon, fight, kung fu, magic, friendship, violence, talking animals, tough guy, water, battles, swearing, tough girl, power, hand to hand combat, teenage girl, super strength, good versus evil, team, martial artist, one on one ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, good versus evil, supernatural power, adventure, fight, friendship and rivalry mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Flame of Recca: Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (1992), Dragon Ball (1986), Naruto (2002), Naruto Shippuden (2007), InuYasha (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.7
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TV show
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