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Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
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Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Original name: 劇場版ポケットモンスター アドバンスジェネレーション ミュウと波導の勇者 ルカリオ
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the legendary past, before Poké Balls were made; an aura-guiding hero Pokémon named Lucario sensed two groups of armies about to clash, and a threat of a massive war in front of Cameron Palace in Kanto that would leave no survivors. He transferred this message to his master, the legendary hero Sir Aaron, while he was being attacked by a violent group of Houndoom. During the battle, his sense of sight was lost and he was rendered unable to see. He used the detection of his Aura, and so with the offensive Aura Sphere, he eliminated them. Though by the threat, the queen of Cameroon, Lady Rin was resolute to die with her civilians, and so Sir Aaron made a choice.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pokemon, adventure, superhero, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, family, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, friends, best friends, contests and competitions, obsessive quest, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths
Time: 2000s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and stylized films with plots about heroes, escapades, adventure, imaginary, danger, rivalry and family mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew: Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003), Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000), Pokemon Heroes (2002), Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004), Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, stylized, exciting
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Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious
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Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video sequel to Pokémon: The First Movie, Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region, then have to rescue Pikachu after Jessie and James of Team Rocket kidnap him. The search leads them to the hidden plateau where ...
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Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and his friends try and stop a pair of thieves hiding out in the canals and alleyways of Alto Mare, the age-old water capital. Joining the adventure are two new legendary Pokémon, a pair of siblings named Latias and Latios, who serve ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
 518
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Country: USA
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Style: semi serious, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 3K
Sonic X (2003)
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%