Movies and TV shows like Ninja Cadets

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Ninja Cadets (1996)
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Ninja Cadets (1996)
Original name: Ninja Mono
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, feudal japan, fire, creature, blood, redhead, band, explosion, strong female lead, attack, female ninja, demons, red hair, flame, monsters
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about violence, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, rivalry, escapades and supernatural mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Ninja Cadets: Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003), Flame of Recca (1997), Magic Knight Rayearth (1994), Naruto (2002), Super Dragon Ball Heroes (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: exciting, captivating, dark fantasy
Plot: ninja, samurai, dark hero, chosen one, good versus evil, supernatural power, adventure hero, fictional war, martial arts, demon, showdown, ninja warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.5
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Flame of Recca (1997)
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 ...
Style: epic
Plot: demon, teammate, teenager, attack, kung fu, friend, martial artist, power, flame, mohawk, brunette, rival ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Magic Knight Rayearth (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
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, shoujo ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, kidnapping, supernatural, adventure, knight, survival, imaginary kingdom, friends, young heroes, superhuman powers, fictional reality, female protagonist ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 8.3
 77K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: warrior, rivalry, master warrior, heroes, danger, adventure, good versus evil, training, determination, friendship, ninja, friends ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Wrath of the Ninja: The Yotoden Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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: destruction, danger, ninja, blood, battles, female ninja, battle, demon, death, violence, running, jumping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Super Dragon Ball Heroes (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, futuristic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transformation, battles, attack, fight, violence, battle, superhero team, heroic mission, save the world, teamwork, partners, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Hanzo Academy is a prestigious prep school with a secret known only to a select few. Behind its walls is a training course for shinobi; trained spies and assassins that centuries ago had served the shoguns for their political and military needs. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, ecchi ...
Plot: rivalry, imaginary, good versus evil, athlete's life, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, friendship, best friends, escapades, secret mission, female ninja, ninja ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, epic
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, mystery, demon, martial arts, tournament, heroes, school, blue hair, god or devil, ruler, dying ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Naruto Shippuden (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, serious, suspenseful, stylized, saga
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: heroes, master warrior, supernatural ability, young heroes, friendship, ninja, villain, good versus evil, mission, team, adventure, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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SSSS.Gridman (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Yuta Hibiki can’t remember who he is, and now he’s seeing and hearing things that others don’t! A voice from an old computer tells him to remember his calling, and he sees a massive, unmoving creature in the distance. Nothing’s making ...
Style: mecha, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, transformation, monster, computer, good versus evil, teenage life, catastrophe, adaptation, danger, destiny, fight scenes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.9
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InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, magic, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, mission, imaginary, good versus evil, journey, time travel, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: "Rimuru Tempest" is the new name of a slime in a fantasy world taken by a former 37-year-old human Satou Mikami after he is killed by a passing robber. Broken free from ordinary, stale past life, his fresh adventure in a fantasy world as a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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TV show
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Style: stylized, psychological, exciting, atmospheric
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Dream Eater Merry is a Japanese action fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Ushiki Yoshitaka. The series is serialized in Houbunsha's seinen manga magazine Manga Time Kirara Forward. The manga was adapted into an anime television ...
Style: exciting, humorous, emotional, seinen, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Ninja Resurrection (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
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, satan, murder, guts, extreme violence, religion, sword, gore, god, blood, rape, violence ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Meiji Era was one of great renewal for Japan, where swords and killing were outlawed. However, many survivors from the time of Revolution still live, lurking in the shadows and waiting for a chance to use their killing blades again. Only Kenshin ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, sword fight, battles, innocence, heroes, glory, reconciliation, bully, escapades, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
TV show
Story: A terrible war has ravaged the land, and now, fuelled by the blood of numerous fallen warriors the Yoma, demons from hell, emerge once more. A skilled ninja seeks to end the bloodshed these demons inflict upon humanity, but to do this he must fight ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: giant monster, chaos, danger, godzilla, survival, animal horror, prehistoric creature, monster, deadly, netflix, society, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Shaman King (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Shaman King is the one who can contact the king of spirits and reshape the world. Every 500 years, shamans, who can commune between the worlds of the living and dead, compete in the Shaman Fight to become the next Shaman King. Among those ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, death, tournament, psychic power, supernatural, violence, good versus evil, shaman, save the world, heroes, supernatural ability, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.9
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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: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, ninja, martial arts, master warrior, heroes, duel, supernatural, demon, graphic violence, good versus evil, monster, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, ancient times
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 574
Agent Aika (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
Story: From the creator of Project A-Ko! She's sexy, suave and sophisticated, but she's no bimbo. She's a martial arts expert and a jet fighter pilot with the body of a supermodel. Agent Aika, known in Japan as simply AIKa, is an adventure ...
Style: ecchi
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Golden Kamuy (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: entertaining, exciting, semi serious, semi documentary, comic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
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Time: 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.9
 12K
Noragami (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world consists of two parts: the near shore and far shore. The near shore is the place where people reside, while the far shore is the place for deities and ayakashi, which are emotional fragments that can posses humans and cause trouble. So it ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, captivating, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 346
Brave 10 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Brave 10 is a manga series by Kairi Shimotsuki, serialized in Media Factory's Comic Flapper from 2007 to 2010. The series was resumed on June 15, 2011 and retitled Brave 10 Spiral, better known as Brave 10 S, serialized in Monthly Comic Gene. ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.5
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Ninja Boy (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: After the death of Saizou, Kabamaru's horribly strict grandfather and iga ninja-sensei (teacher), an old lady Ran Akoko claims that she received a letter from him asking her to take care of his grandson. So Kabamaru runs off with Lady Akoko to ...
Plot: ninja, school, schoolgirl, teenager, teenage girl, schoolboy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Blade of the Immortal (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: serious, tense, exciting, rough, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, danger, superhuman powers, imaginary, battles, rivalry, master warrior, obsessive quest, adventure, vengeance, redemption, heroes ...
Time: 16th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 727
Ushio and Tora (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ushio thinks that his father's talk of an ancient ancestor impaling a demon on a temple altar stone with the legendary Beast Spear is nuts, but when he finds the monster in his own basement, Ushio has to take another look at the family legend! ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, humorous, dark fantasy
Plot: ghost, demon, supernatural, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, curse, save the world, partners, school life, high school life, paranormal activity ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%