Movies and TV shows like Ninja Cadets

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Ninja Cadets (1996)
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Ninja Cadets (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In feudal Japan, Sakura, Matsuri and four of the pair's Ninja Cadet companions from the Byakuro clan get their first mission: To sneak inside the Byakuro Castle and steal a secret scroll from the Kabusu clan. The result is an action-packed adventure for younger anime fans, in the tradition of Ninja Scroll and Tenchi Muyo. Also includes a dozen more trailers for Media Blasters releases.
Plot: monster, demon, ninja, violence, water, running, tough girl, good versus evil, fire, creature, explosion, attack, blood, demons, red hair, flame, monsters, female ninja
Place: japan, feudal japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about violence, escapades, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, heroes and danger mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Ninja Cadets: Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003), Golden Kamuy (2018), Magic Knight Rayearth (1994), Flame of Recca (1997), InuYasha (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fourteen years after defeating the immortal warrior Himuro Genma and thwarting the Shogun of the Dark's evil plans, Kibagami Jubei continues to roam all over Japan as a masterless swordsman. During his journey, he meets Shigure, a priestess who ...
Plot: good versus evil, gore, surrealism, strangulation, sexual abuse, violence, death, stabbed to death, parasite, falling from height, martial arts, magical sword ...
Place: japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.9
 331
Golden Kamuy (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Saichi Sugimoto is a tough soldier who participates in the Russo-Japanese War and who earned the nickname "Sugimoto the Immortal." Honors in combat are of little use to him when he is expelled from the army for a certain incident, but he ...
Style: comic, entertaining, exciting, semi serious, semi documentary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, treasure hunt, violence, tough girl, adventure, gold, criminal, survival, japanese culture, gunfight, ex soldier, hunting
Time: 1910s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Magic Knight Rayearth (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Magic Knight Rayearth is a Japanese manga series created by Clamp, an all-female manga artist team consisting of Satsuki Igarashi, Ageha Ohkawa, Tsubaki Nekoi and Mokona. Appearing as a serial in the manga magazine Nakayoshi from the November 1993 ...
Style: serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, survival, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, imaginary, rivalry, friends, young heroes, superhuman powers, kidnapping, miraculous event ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.5
 173
Flame of Recca (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
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 ...
Style: epic
Plot: magic, swearing, kicking, brunette, good versus evil, battle, mask, water, teenager, punch, opponent, eternal life ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Wrath of the Ninja: The Yotoden Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The year is 1580, and the unholy armies of Lord Nobunaga Oda spread across Japan, murdering all who oppose them. Narrowly escaping the slaughter of her clan, a young ninja steals into the shadows. She is the last of her kind, and the dagger she ...
Plot: fight, torso cut in half, evil, trap, sword fight, magic, sword and sorcery, monster, giant monster, destruction, danger, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.9
 13K
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: semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: master warrior, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, parallel world, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Battle Royal High School (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When the school Karate club's star fighter quits and decides to go pro, he unwittingly fulfills an ancient interdimensional prophecy and becomes demon king of his dimension. Soon his high school becomes a battleground for demon slaying samurai, ...
Plot: supernatural, demons, karate, final battle, guts, bodily possession, blood on clothes, violence, blood on hand, alternate dimension, swearing, martial arts ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In the year 199X, human civilization has been all but destroyed by a nuclear holocaust. In an age where the strong rule over the weak, the survivors of the fallout struggle over the remaining supply food and water left. Kenshiro, successor to an ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, desert, blood, good versus evil, master warrior, future dystopia, heroic mission, adventure, tough heroes, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, Canada
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V is the fourth main spin-off of the Yu-Gi-Oh! series. Yuya Sakaki is a student who is learning to become an entertainment duelist at the You Show Duel School. He gains access to a new power during an exhibition match against the ...
Plot: card game, battle, teenage boy, anthropomorphism, teenage girl, teenager, creature, attack, monster, duel, children, middle school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.4
 94
Black Lion (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The year is 1580. Using an army of soldiers equipped with sophisticated weaponry, Nobunaga Oda is on the verge of ruling Japan with an iron fist. One of his enforcers is Ginnai Doma - a fallen samurai reborn into an indestructible killing machine. ...
Plot: ninja, gore, shot in the forehead, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Super Dragon Ball Heroes (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Trunks returns from the future to train with Goku and Vegeta. However, it disappears without warning. Then the mysterious Fu bursts in, telling them that Trunks has been imprisoned in the Prison Planet, a mysterious complex in an unknown place in ...
Plot: transformation, attack, fight, violence, battle
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.7
 171
Rayearth (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hikaru, Umi and Fuu, three junior high schoolers, are magically transported to the mystical land of Cephiro, where they become Magic Knights in the service of Princess Emeraude in this fantasy-filled anime feature. Under the spell of an evil high ...
Plot: blue hair, redhead, red hair, female protagonist, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Ninja Resurrection (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ninja Resurrection takes place in the Tokugawa era, at a time when Christians in Japan were being persecuted. The leader of the Shimabara Rebellion, Amakusa Shirō, hoped to resist the government forces attacking Christians like him but is ...
Plot: ninja, rape, murder, violence, sword, religion, eyepatch, gore, kimono, satan, guts, god ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.3
 55K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
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, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, young heroes, good versus evil, training, warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, danger, heroes, village, master warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Many years in the future after the exploits of Yugi Mutou, Domino City has become a shadow of its former self: Neo Domino City. There lies a strong divide between the rich and the poor, and bridging that gap proves to be difficult. Neo Domino seems ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic
Plot: cards, survival, urban, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, satellite, monsters, teenage girl, teenager, teenage boy ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 174
Devilman Lady (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A supermodel is attacked by a monster which brings her inner devil out. However, she doesn't let go of her humanity, so a secret government agency asks her to help them fight the demonic forces that secretly threaten Japan and the world.
Plot: demon, supermodel, monster, multiple monsters
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 3K
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: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cards, young heroes, adventure, duel, monster, school, escapades, heroes, imaginary, family, contests and competitions, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Blade of the Immortal (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Blade of the Immortal is a Japanese manga series by Hiroaki Samura. The series is set in Japan during the mid-Tokugawa Shogunate period and follows the cursed samurai Manji, who has to kill 1000 evil men in order to regain his mortality. The manga ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, rough, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, lone wolves, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, obsessive quest, redemption, escapades, heroes, rivalry, vengeance, battles ...
Time: 16th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Goblin Slayer (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It's the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who's dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by ...
Style: brutal, bloody, rough, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: fantasy world, goblin, violence, mentor, sexuality, blood, murder, blood splatter, blood spatter, priestess, revenge, young girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: One day, 14-year-old Yusuke Urameshi suddenly finds himself dead, having died pushing a child out of the way of oncoming traffic. Since he has such a bad personality, even the Spirit World was caught by surprise that he would sacrifice himself. ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic
Plot: martial arts, demon, school, good versus evil, rivalry, amateur detective, ghost, adventure, mystery, supernatural ability, young heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: master villain, adventure, school, master warrior, supernatural ability, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 853
Get Backers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: They're the Get Backers, and they live by a simple motto: If it was taken, we'll get it back. Their success rate is 100%. They may have no luck with money, but they always come through on a job, no matter how small. Ban and Ginji are no ...
Style: serious
Plot: amateur detective, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, juvenile delinquency, danger, battle, teenage boy, teenager, supernatural power, magic ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.9
 31K
Ninja Scroll (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold... or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways and ...
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, serious, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, ninja, violence, supernatural, demon, good versus evil, vengeance, megalomaniac, gold, duel ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas - The Myth of Hades (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 390 min.
Story: Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas – The Myth of Hades, also known as simply The Lost Canvas, is a manga written and illustrated by Shiori Teshirogi. It is a spin-off based on the manga series Saint Seiya, which was created, written and illustrated by ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, reincarnation, battles, good versus evil, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, betrayal ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The mysterious island of Houraijima has reappeared after 50 years, and with its reappearance has brought the attack of four gods, the Shitoushin, who have their eyes set on the powers that protect and sustain the island. Now it's up to Inuyasha ...
Style: serious
Plot: island, vengeance, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, older actors younger roles, good versus evil, battle, violence, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, friendship, villain, team, young heroes, good versus evil, martial arts, mission, village, ninja, martial artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 640
Angel Cop (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In the late twentieth century, the Secret Security Force was formed to stop the actions of the communist terrorist group known as the Red May. Angel, a beautiful, yet cold woman, has recently joined the small anti-terrorist group. But her first ...
Plot: controversy, gore, partner, tough girl, tough guy, terrorism, anti semitism, police, swearing, blood, violence, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 3K
Samurai 7 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa's highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and its music was composed by Kaoru Wada and Eitetsu Hayashi. There are ...
Style: futuristic, epic, serious, stylized
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, androids and robots, lone wolves, village, adventure, countryside, fighting crime, rescue, redemption, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Yu Yu Hakusho: The Movie - Poltergeist Report (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the Spirit World is flooded due to an unusual rainfall which overflows the River Sanzu (aka the River Styx), Lord Koenma senses an extremely powerful enemy. He entrusts Death God Botan, to deliver to Spirit Detective Yusuke, a mysterious item ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rivalry, ghost, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, anti heroes, redemption, afterlife ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.5
 46K
Dragon Ball (1986)
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, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%