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Pop in Q (2016)
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Pop in Q (2016)
Original name: ポッピンQ
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story begins the day before the graduation ceremony. Five middle school girls each are preoccupied with their real everyday lives. These girls meet each other in a fantasy world after being sent there through a sudden occurrence. There, they learn about the impending crisis that this world is facing. The way to avert this crisis is for the five to collaborate and bring their five hearts together as one through dance. However, the five cannot come to love the world, and cannot tell their true feelings to one another, so their hearts are unable to unite. The time limit is fast approaching. Can the dance of the five girls save the world? And will they be able to graduate?
Plot: dancing, magical girl, coming of age, dance, ocean, fantasy world, abduction, japanese schoolgirl, mini skirt, japanese girl, scarf, ponytail, girl wearing a miniskirt, long haired girl

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, fairy tale and colourful films with plots about adventure, magic, fantasy world, friendship, good versus evil, escapades and imaginary mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Pop in Q: Trolls (2016), Re: Cutie Honey (2004), Catnapped! The Movie (1995), Trolls World Tour (2020), The Boy and the Beast (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Little Prince and the Eight-Headed Dragon (1963)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Susano is the youngest son of Izanagi and Izanami, the heavenly couple that the Earth. Still a young boy, Susano is devastated by the passing away of his mother. Determined to find her despite the reprimands of his father, he embarks on a journey to ...
Plot: dragon, magic, ocean, prince, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, rainbow, death, sword fight, coming of age, talking animals, death of mother ...
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95%
 6.5
 74K
Trolls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lovable and friendly, the trolls love to play around. But one day, a mysterious giant shows up to end the party. Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the ...
Style: sweet, colourful, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Re: Cutie Honey (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: ecchi
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Alice in the Country of Hearts: Wonderful Wonder World (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The girly but bloody otome game re-imagining of Lewis Carroll's classic fantasy novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland with bishounen characters and added romance. A parody of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland where Alice is smart and ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, entertaining, absurd, captivating ...
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Time: victorian, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Catnapped! The Movie (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The story involves a boy and his younger sister whose dog Papadoll is missing. They find out that he has been abducted by anthropomorphic cats to be brought to a world called Banapal Witt, which is built on top of a giant sleeping cat. There the sun ...
Plot: dog, abduction, brother, cat, pet, evil queen, child hero, sister, pets, fantasy world, anthropomorphic animal
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Trolls World Tour (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Queen Poppy and Branch make a surprising discovery — there are other Troll worlds beyond their own, and their distinct differences create big clashes between these various tribes. When a mysterious threat puts all of the Trolls across the land in ...
Style: fairy tale, sweet, entertaining, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: singing, dancing, adventure, troll, destiny, salvation, friendship, happiness, evil queen, fantasy world, culture clash, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Boy and the Beast (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Kyuta, a boy living in Shibuya, and Kumatetsu, a lonesome beast from Jutengai, an imaginary world. One day, Kyuta forays into the imaginary world and, as he's looking for his way back, meets Kumatetsu who becomes his spirit guide. That ...
Style: touching, breathtaking, interesting, stylized, intense ...
Plot: training, beast, mentor, orphan, destiny, father son relationship, transformation, friendship, loneliness, martial arts, fantasy world, good versus evil ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 772
Swan Lake (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The hero, Prince Siegfried, is out riding one day with his friends when he spies amidst swans on a lake a particularly eye-catching one with a crown on its head, the familiar Princess ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, touching, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: human becomes animal, imaginary kingdom, palaces castles and temples, wizards and magicians, human becoming an animal, adventure, curses spells and rituals, true love, woman in danger, fall in love, royal family, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Liz and the Blue Bird (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mizore Yoroizuka and Nozomi Kasaki are two close friends who are part of the Kitauji High School music club. Quiet and reserved Yoroizuka plays the oboe while lively and popular Kasaki plays the flute. The group has decided to play Liz and the Blue ...
Style: sincere, light, captivating, sentimental, fairy tale
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: touching, exciting, serious, light, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A continuation of the epic adventure of plucky Riko and Reg who are joined by their new friend Nanachi. Together they descend into the Abyss' treacherous fifth layer, the Sea of Corpses, and encounter the mysterious Bondrewd, a legendary White ...
Style: dark fantasy, seinen
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Brave Little Toaster (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Taiwan, Japan, China, Canada, UK
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, on the road, adventure, rescue, escapades, journey, missing person, danger, toys, secrets, happy ending, greed ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, France, Japan, China
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night ...
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Time: 1830s, 1850s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 13K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Trolls Holiday (2017)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Jack and the Beanstalk (1967)
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Return of the King (1980)
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Country: USA, Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 286K
Moana (2016)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: A long time ago, there was a valiant swordsman who came to be known simply as "the hero." There was a demon who has caused people suffering. The hero and his companions arrived to challenge the demon to a battle and by combining their ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya Movie: Oath Under Snow (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young Shirou Emiya and his adoptive father Kiritsugu travel to Fuyuki in order to investigate the Sakatsuki family, who are rumored to be harboring a child with powerful magic abilities.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, humorous, suspense
Plot: travel, magical girl, school, friendship, magical, love and romance, bigger dreams, society, save the world, supernatural, heroine, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film centers on Asuna, a young girl who spends her solitary days listening to the mysterious music emanating from the crystal radio she received from her late father as a memento. One day while walking home she is attacked by a fearsome monster ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%