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Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Original name: Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mewand the Mystery of Mew
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: adventure, pokemon, superhero, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, family, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, friends, best friends, contests and competitions, obsessive quest, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths
Time: 2000s

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Most similar movies to Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and stylized films with plots about escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, family, rivalry and danger mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew: Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003), Pokemon Heroes (2002), Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000), Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004), Pokemon: Power of One (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and friends (minus Misty) were visiting a festival celebrating the appearance of a comet when they stumble upon a mysterious rock-like crystal...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, friends, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, pokemon ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Pokemon the Movie: Destiny Deoxys (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comet bearing a deadly Pokemon creature crash-lands onto Earth, terrorising a nearby high-tech city, where Ash, Pikachu and friends are currently visiting...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: pokemon, adventure, pets, young heroes, friendship, heroic mission, family, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Pokemon Heroes (2002)
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 ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, adventurer, superhero, master villain, pirate, young heroes, rescue, treasure hunt, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 2000s, future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pokemon, danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, family, daring rescue, obsessive quest, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventure explodes into action with the debut of Mewtwo, a bio-engineered Pokemon created from the DNA of Mew, the rarest of all Pokemon. Determined to prove its superiority, Mewtwo lures Ash, Pikachu and others into a Pokemon match like none ...
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, humorous, based on cult tv series, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, friends, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, friendship, supernatural power, danger, rivalry, pokemon ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, idiotic, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, monster, imaginary, battles, friendship, card game, duel, fight, save the world, adventure, family, anti heroes ...
Place: asia, egypt, africa, middle east, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Pokemon: Power of One (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Ketchum must put his skill to the test when he attempts to save the world from destruction. The Greedy Pokemon collector Lawrence III throws the universe into chaos after disrupting the balance of nature by capturing one of the Pokemon birds ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, based on cult tv series, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: collector, ship, adventure, island, androids and robots, master villain, duel, nature, bird, superhero, ocean or sea, young heroes ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Digimon: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The first story focused on Tai and Kari Kamiya four years before their adventure in the Digital World. It shows their first encounter with Digimon and what happened to them (as well as the other children). Tai and Kari wake one morning to find a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, melancholic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, monster, friendship, internet, danger, heroes, friends, computer, good versus evil, a.i., family, androids and robots ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ash and friends (this time accompanied by newcomer Dawn) arrive at an idyllic village on their way to their next Pokemon contest, where chaos will soon erupt with the prophecy of two Pokemon Gods (Dialga and Palkia) and the arrival of a mysterious, ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: pokemon, mysterious character, adventure, battle zone, village, young heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, family, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rainbow Brite, and her magical horse Starlite, must stop an evil princess and her underlings from taking over the planet Spectra. When they meet Orin, the wise Sprite tries to make the two children get along and work together to stop the evil ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, pirate, young heroes, rescue, family, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After five years apart, searching the world of Krynn for proof of the existence of the true gods, a group of adventurers reach their goal in the form of a barbarian woman carrying a miraculous blue crystal staff. Soon they are thrust into war as an ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, rescue, adventure, save the world, friendship, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, rescue, family, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue (1997)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Those fun-loving eletrical appliances from the acclaimed animated hit 'The Brave Little Toaster' are back in an action-packed adventure with four all-new songs. This heartfelt and humorous full-length feature reunites Toaster, Blanky, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: laboratory, rescue, friendship, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger, family, escapades, heroes, friends, computer virus ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Secret of the Sword (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After experiencing traumatic nightmares of a time now past, the Sorceress summons Prince Adam and Cringer to Castle Grayskull to give Adam a precious, jeweled sword and send the pair to the planet Etheria to investigate its secrets.
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rebellion, swordsman, sword, superhero, adventure, imaginary kingdom, sword and planet, danger, escapades, heroes, family, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%
 7.5
 27K
Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Join Ash Ketchum, accompanied by his partner Pikachu, as he travels through many regions, meets new friends and faces new challenges on his quest to become a Pokémon Master.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, imaginary, animal life, pokemon, friendship, theft, childhood, pets, in the woods, adventure, young heroes, fantasy world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! is a 1998 Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation and Bandai based on chapters 1-59 of the manga of the same name written by Kazuki Takahashi. The series aired on TV Asahi between April 4, 1998, and October 10, 1998. An ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: cards, ancient mystery, duel, artifact, superhuman powers, riddles and clues, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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 ⇓
41%
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Bionicle: Mask of Light (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: With darkness encroaching on the island of Mata Nui, the only hope for the survival of the islanders rests with two Matoran villagers, who must find the seventh Toa and deliver to him the fabled Mask of Light.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, mask, quest, lego, good versus evil, androids and robots, young heroes, best friend, save the world, heroic mission, family, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, factory, danger, journey, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, family, rescue, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Atlantis: Milo's Return (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Three different stories come to life in this sequel to the hit animated Disney adventure. Explorer Milo Thatch, his new sweetheart, Queen Kida, and the rest of the team are preparing to rebuild the underwater city. But trouble crops up. Harnessing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tv series pilot, melancholic, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: atlantis, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, superhero, family, norse mythology, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 1910s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, master villain, young heroes, family, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 11K
Dragon Hunters (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dragon Hunters is a fantastic tale telling the adventures of two dragon hunters: the world has become a vast conglomerate of islands of varying size and shape. This babbling universe is mainly peopled with ruthless rogues, surly peasants and ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, atmospheric, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, misfit partners, adventure, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, adventurer, rescue ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Sonic the Hedgehog: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sonic's arch nemesis Dr. Robotnik has been banished from the Land of Darkness by an evil Metal Robotnik. The devious doctor tells Sonic that the Robot Generator has been sabotaged and will blow Planet Freedom to kingdom come. But it's not ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: anthropomorphism, race against time, good versus evil, androids and robots, fantasy world, darkness, mad scientist, adventure, master villain, secret identity, family, superhero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set on the subterranean Mine-World, a band of human worker are treated like slaves under the power of the evil overlord Zygon until one, Orin, unearths the hilt of a mythical sword that only he can master. Escaping the planet, he runs into the rogue ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, superhero, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, androids and robots, ghost, rescue, cons and scams, teenage life ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Happy Cricket from the Amazon (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happy Cricket and his cute, adorable friends will have to defeat the evil Wartlord and rescue Linda, the Night Star. This film celebrates the values of friendship, freedom and the defense of nature.
Style: feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: in the woods, adventure, rescue, save the day, friendship, imaginary kingdom, danger, family, heroes, imaginary, friends, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.8
 518
Freedom Force (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: There is a plot under way to change the course of history. Four kids are chosen to be the Freedom Force—a gang of unlikely heroes who travel through time to change the outcome of sacred stories.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, obsessive quest, best friend, save the day, time travel, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, disorder, friendship ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over the universe. Meanwhile, Arthur is still a Minimoy, and thus in a state ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, light, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, rescue, escapades, family relations, disorder, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An Orphaned Boy sets out in search of adventure, but when a shipwreck lands him on an island where Dinosaurs and Humans coexist, he finds not only adventure but a family as well.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: island, adventure, adventurer, dangerous animal, young heroes, family, good versus evil, rescue, survival, friendship, family life, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the book by Thomas M. Disch and intended as the third film in the series, this sequel was finished and released prior to 'The Brave Little Toaster To The Rescue'. Whilst trying to protect their new "Little Master" the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mars, obsessive quest, adventure, rescue, save the world, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, family, space and aliens, friends, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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