Movies and TV shows like Princess Principal

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Princess Principal (2017)
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Princess Principal (2017)
Original name: プリンセス・プリンシパル
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The stage is set during the 19th century London, in its capital where a wall divides the east and west of the Kingdom of Albion. Five high school girls, who enrolled in the prestigious Queens May Fair School, are involved in spy activities that involve disguise, infiltration, car chase, and more. These girls take advantage of their special abilities and fly around the shadow world.
Plot: princess, spy, steampunk, espionage, ninja, female friendship, conspiracy, female spy, queen, boarding school, royalty, japanese girl
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london

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Most similar movies to Princess Principal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, captivating and mecha films and TV series with plots about adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, rivalry, battles and military mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Princess Principal: My-Otome (2005), Black Fox (2019), G.I. Joe (1985), Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (2010), Sakura Wars (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Princess Principal: Crown Handler (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
Story: The first chapter of six-part film sequels for Princess Principal series.
Plot: female protagonist, spy, steampunk, teenager, duke, princess, cyberpunk, girl
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london
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My-Otome (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: My-Otome is an anime series created by Sunrise. Directed by Masakazu Obara and written by Hiroyuki Yoshino, it is a spinoff of My-HiME anime series and as such My-Otome takes place in a new setting with new main characters. The series originally ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: virgin, monster, near death experience, older woman younger woman relationship, arrest, father daughter relationship, explosion, cleavage, drowning, alternate universe, incest, virginity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
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Black Fox (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rikka is a ninja descendant. Her grandfather Hyoe is the last chief of their ninja clan and her father is a cyborg researcher. Both are killed when a weapons' company raids his lab to use his research. Rikka sets out to avenge their deaths.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: ninja, fight, student, school, superheroine, death of father, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, detective agency, fictional city, private detective, grandfather granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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G.I. Joe (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the successful toy series by Hasbro, GI Joe is the code name for an elite strike force comprising of personnel from all branches of the United States military. Their primary purpose is be a counterforce to the huge terrorist organization ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: swat team, soldier, military, heroes, terrorism, world domination, heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, danger, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The series begins in U.C. 0001, at the very beginning of human space colonization, when a space station called Laplace is destroyed during a ceremony hosted by the Federation's Prime Minister ushering in the Universal Century Calendar. The main ...
Style: mecha
Plot: romance, outer space, mask, spacecraft, space colony, earth, conspiracy, asteroid, piloted giant robot, military, violence, masked man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Sakura Wars (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
TV show
Story: At the beginning of 1900's, Sakura Shinguji received the mission of defending imperial capital Tokyo and came from Sendai to Tokyo. But, the post which she was assigned was the floral unit of the popular opera group at that time. She tries to ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, captivating, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, against the odds, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, battles, military life, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, man versus machine, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: japan, new york, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Astra Lost in Space (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2061, when space travel is now possible and commercially viable, and the students of Caird High School embark on their Planet Camp. But soon after Group B5 arrived at their planetary camp site, a mysterious and unforeseen sentient light ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, survival, space travel, teamwork, outer space, betrayal, conspiracy, rescue, space exploration, catastrophe, deadly, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
G.I. Joe: Renegades (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: G.I. Joe: Renegades is an American animated television series based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise. The series aired on Hub Network from November 26, 2010 to July 23, 2011. The series aired on Teletoon in Canada. The series became available for ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, reboot, 2d animation
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, on the run, save the day, rivalry, good versus evil, chases and races, powerful corporation, fugitives, life risking, battles, danger ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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009-1 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In an alternate world, the Cold War has continued to persist for 140 years. As a result, the world was divided into two factions: the West Block, and the East Block. As the Cold War drags on, the tension between the two factions, as well as the ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, seinen ...
Plot: spy, cold war, communism, mission, police, heroine, agent, cyborgs, terrorist, mutant, nuclear, gun ...
Place: europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The year is Universal Century 0088. Directly after the end of the Gryps War, Haman Karn and her army of Zeon remnants on the asteroid Axis begin their quest of reviving the lost empire of the Zabi's, and proclaim themselves as the Neo-Zeon. ...
Style: mecha
Plot: spy, earth, moon, knight, outer space, spacecraft, pilot, space colony, telepathy, military, thief, battleship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cosmo Warrior Zero (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Cosmo Warrior Zero is a science fiction OVA series.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, entertaining
Plot: space pirate, space wars, space and aliens, adventure, human versus robot, alien encounter, alien robot, alien space craft, space mission, space travel, extraterrestrial, alien race ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric's reckless disregard for alchemy's fun­damental laws ripped half of Ed's limbs from his body and left Al's soul clinging to a cold suit of armor. To restore what was lost, the brothers scour a war-torn ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alchemy, imaginary, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, escapades, evil, rivals, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, brother brother relationship, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: exciting, serious, emotional, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, alchemy, imaginary, journey, youth, siblings relations, young heroes, artifact, search, heroes, steampunk, obsessive quest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Voltes V (1977)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Chōdenji Machine Voltes V (超電磁マシーン ボルテスV Chōdenji Mashīn Borutesu Faibu?, Super Electromagnetic Machine Voltes Five) more popularly known as Voltes V, is a Japanese anime television series that was first aired on TV Asahi ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, rival, alien invasion, giant robot, giant robots, rivals
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
After War Gundam X (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Taking place 15 years after the 7th Space War, the surviving 98 million residents of Earth try to make a living as best they can in the post apocalyptic landscape. Mobile Suits and weapons left over from the war fall into the hands of civilians as ...
Style: mecha
Plot: pilot, fight, post apocalypse, violence, giant robot, teenager, battle, battles, giant robots
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, future dystopia, superhuman powers, vengeance, chaos, nuclear holocaust, danger, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, adventure, tragic hero ...
Time: 80s, near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, mecha, bleak
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, space travel, heroes, rivalry, save the world, spacecraft, chaos, battles, unstoppable, uncontrollable, future dystopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Yukikaze (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Thirty-three years ago, an alien force known as the "JAM" invaded Earth through a dimensional portal over Antarctica. Earth's forces managed to drive the JAM away to a distant planet designated as "Fairy". While the majority ...
Plot: aerial combat, artificial intelligence, alien invasion, space war, fictional war, airplane, military, space wars, fighter jet, depression
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Casshern Sins (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Casshern Sins is a reboot of the classic anime series Casshan, produced by Tatsunoko and animated by Madhouse. It premiered in Japan on October 1, 2008, following a sneak preview of the first episode at Otakon 2008 in Baltimore, Maryland. The ...
Style: exciting, captivating, mecha, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, chaos, androids and robots, redemption, memory loss, future dystopia, hopes, genetic engineering, post war, adventure, uncover truth, mystery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Gasaraki (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Gasaraki is a mecha anime television series produced by Sunrise. It was directed by Ryousuke Takahashi, who also co-created the series along with Sunrise and was assisted by Goro Taniguchi. The screenplay was written by Toru Nozaki. The series ...
Style: mecha, serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, young heroes, supernatural, supernatural ability, manipulation, weapon system, family relations, super weapon, battles, family business, siblings relations, manipulations ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: It is the year 0083 of the Universal Century. The rebellious Principality of Zeon has been defeated in the One Year War by the Earth Federation. However, a faction of Zeon remnants led by Aguille Delaz fled from the final battle, hiding themselves ...
Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, androids and robots, space wars, deadly weapon, rookie, battles, invasion, theft, nuclear, pilot, space station ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Naruto was a young shinobi with an incorrigible knack for mischief. He achieved his dream to become the greatest ninja in the village and his face sits atop the Hokage Monument. But this is not his story. A new generation of ninja are ready to take ...
Style: exciting, captivating, comic, meditative, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ninja, fight scenes, father son relationship, teenage life, friendship, adventure, family, society, mentor, dream, heroes, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam is a television anime, part of the Gundam series and a sequel to the original Mobile Suit Gundam. The show was created and directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino, with character designs by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, while the series' ...
Style: mecha
Plot: betrayal, traitor, asteroid, pilot, telepathy, giant robot, space war, young love, spy, soldier, outer space, spacecraft ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Invasion America (1998)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Invasion America is an animated science fiction miniseries that aired in the prime time lineup on The WB Television Network and later as a part of the Kids' WB programming block. Produced by DreamWorks Animation, the series was created by ...
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: conspiracy, alien, alien invasion, escapades, save the world, rivalry, adventure, space and aliens, supernatural ability, danger, heroes, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In this reboot of the '80s series, a magic sword transforms an orphan girl into warrior She-Ra, who unites a rebellion to fight against evil.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: female warrior, rebellion, planet, good versus evil, adventure, revolution, betrayal, female friendship, imaginary kingdom, princess, best friend, danger ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Gatchaman (1972)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Science Ninja Team Gatchaman is a five-member superhero team that is composed of the main characters in several anime created by Tatsuo Yoshida and originally produced in Japan by Tatsunoko Productions and later adapted into several English-language ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, super sentai
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, outer space, imaginary, danger, save the world, heroes, supernatural ability, master villain, adventure, young heroes, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 1K
Kuromukuro (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: During the construction of the Kurobe Dam, an ancient artifact was discovered, and so the United Nations Kurobe Research Institute was established. Intellectuals from all over the world gathered to study the object, and the children of those ...
Style: mecha, captivating, suspense, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: technology, giant robots, fight, samurai, doppelganger, combat, suspended animation, princess, sword, piloted giant robot, giant robot
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Totally Spies! (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: France, South Korea, USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Totally Spies! depicts three girlfriends 'with an attitude' who have to cope with their daily lives at high school as well as the unpredictable pressures of international espionage. They confront the most intimidating - and demented - of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, ironic, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: female friendship, female spy, spy, espionage, high school, super villain, secret mission, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, teenage life, youth, government agency ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, japan, france, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.9
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Katanagatari (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The historical epic centers on Shichika Yasuri, the seventh generational head of the Kyotō-ryū school of martial arts in medieval Japan. He and his older sister Nanami live on an isolated island, until a military advisor named Togame tells him of ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, exciting, seinen ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.3
 15K
Gurren Lagann (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people build their homes and raise domestic animals in subterranean caverns. As a result, they live in fear of the occasional earthquake and cave-in, and have been for hundreds of years. Jeeha is one such village. One day, a ...
Style: exciting, mecha, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, battles, adventure, heroes, beast, danger, heroic mission, battle zone, future dystopia, survival, isolation, fate of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%