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Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
 6.5
 3K
Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
Original name: 劇場版ポケットモンスター ダイヤモンド&パール ディアルガVSパルキアVSダークライ
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 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, seemingly deadly Pokemon named Darkrai, which has the power to distort space and time.
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: pokemon, adventure, heroic mission, save the day, heroes, young heroes, survival, youth, contests and competitions, partners, escapades, rivalry, mysterious character, fight for supremacy, battle zone, friendship, friends, giant monster, supernatural ability, team, supernatural power, teamwork, showdown, village, family ...
Time: 2000s

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Most similar movies to Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and captivating films with plots about adventure, heroes, escapades, friendship, danger, rivalry and imaginary mostly in Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai: Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys (2004), Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003), Pokemon: Power of One (1999), Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns (2000), Pokemon (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film opens with Shaymin as Dialga appears. Then, in the Reverse or Distortion World Giratina senses Dialga's presence, and flies up to the Real World to capture him. Dialga drinks, just as Giratina's portal opens up. Giratina then ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: pokemon, adventure, friendship, parallel world, heroes, obsessive quest, rivalry, young heroes, disorder, ambition, youth, master villain ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the Diamond Ore Country lies the powerful Holy Diamond, which has served as the kingdom's source of energy and maintained the Diamond Ore Country for centuries. Many Melecie live in the Diamond Ore Country, including their princess - the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pokemon, heroes, adventure, save the day, friendship, master villain, friends, rivalry, escapades, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, teamwork ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokémon: Zoroark - Master of Illusions (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The thirteenth film overall for the long-running series and the fourth movie in the Diamond and Pearl story arc, it includes an upcoming creature from Pokémon Black & White, named Zoroark, as the main character (as well as its pre-evolved form, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: pokemon, friends, animal training, imaginary kingdom, adventure, obsessive quest, heroes, young heroes, friendship, master villain, youth, ambition ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokémon: 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: exciting, stylized, futuristic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, escapades, contests and competitions, adventure, friends, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, obsessive quest, pets, best friends, teamwork ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pokémon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Kingdom of the People of the Vale once ruled over the land, but now all that remains is the Sword of the Vale. in the city of Eindoak. Ash, Iris, and Cilan arrive in Eindoak during a harvest festival's Pokémon Tournament and meet the ...
Style: feel good, stylized, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: battles, pokemon, monster, gravity, disguise, invisibility, competition, tornado, team, coach, super strength, supernatural power ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Long ago Arceus granted a fragment of its awesome power as the Jewel of Life to help Michina in the town's hour of need only to be betrayed when it was time for that power to be returned. After so many years Arceus is about to return to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: heroes, young heroes, parallel world, friendship, disorder, animal training, escapades, master villain, adventure, friends, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pokemon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, 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 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pokemon, adventure, best friends, good versus evil, contests and competitions, rescue, obsessive quest, friends, friendship, heroic mission, superhero, showdown ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pokémon: 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: semi serious, exciting, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, obsessive quest, dragon, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, heroic mission, save the world, imaginary kingdom, pokemon ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Satoshi, Pikachu, and their friends come to a desert city by the sea. Here they meet the Mythical Pokémon Hoopa, which has the ability to summon things—including people and Pokémon—through its magic rings. After a scary incident, they learn of ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, humorous, suspense, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: pokemon, heroes, mystery, dream world, adventure, rivalry, fight, mentor, battles, youth, friendship, team ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The movie features Satoshi and his two friends Iris and Dent, as they help a Keldeo battle against a powerful Dragon-type Pokémon named Kyurem as his test to become a Sacred Swordsman.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: pokemon, team, supernatural power, escapades, villain, super strength, adventure, battles, contests and competitions, heroes, fantasy world, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pokemon: Power of One (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 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, melancholic, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: collector, pokemon, friendship, ship, save the world, island, ocean, legend, adventure, catastrophe, disaster, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young athlete whose running days might be behind her, a compulsive liar, a shy researcher, a bitter old woman, and a little girl with a big secret—the only thing they have in common is the annual Wind Festival in Fula City. The festival ...
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, entertaining, light
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pokemon, teamwork, friendship, good versus evil, friends, obsessive quest, super strength, rivalry, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of how Satoshi and Pikachu first met. At first, Pikachu was disobedient towards Satoshi, but Satoshi only wanted to be friends with Pikachu. On the day they set out from Masara Town, both of them saw a Ho-Oh flying and they made a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: kids, pre-teens
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
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Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
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Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Beyblade: The Movie - Fierce Battle (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, entertaining, captivating
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: heroes, battles, rivalry, save the world, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, youth, supernatural, escapades, friendship, child in peril ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Plot: ninja, foe turned friend, heroes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, friendship, heroic mission, friends, adventure, master warrior, martial arts, fight for supremacy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of five Genesect have invaded the big city and pose a threat to the supply of electricity, which attracts the attention of the legendary Pokémon Mewtwo. Satoshi, Pikachu and his friends must come to the rescue when the powerful leader, a ...
Style: feel good, visually appealing, semi serious, light
Plot: pokemon, friendship, fight, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, teamwork, supernatural power, monster, friends, power, young heroes, battles ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 41K
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, light, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: pokemon, rivalry, adventure, friendship, team, heroes, battles, contests and competitions, villain, underdog, teenage boy, childhood ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The children of the Avengers hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents' demise.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, partners, youth, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, teenage life, superhuman powers, alien superhero ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: light, captivating, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pokemon, adventure, gang, escapades, friendship, friends, rescue, supernatural ability, good versus evil, young heroes, adventurer, teamwork ...
Time: 2000s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 2.5
 758
Freedom Force (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, 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: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: obsessive quest, adventure, youth, family, heroic mission, escapades, time travel, friendship, best friend, save the day, heroes, disorder ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mighty Zeus brings Hercules' mother, Alcmene, to Mount Olympus, and Hercules, believing she has been kidnapped, leads a rescue mission to save her. Zeus' jealous wife, Hera, decides that it should now be her time to rule the universe. Hera ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, escapades, hercules, supernatural ability, adventure, family relations, rivalry, superhuman powers, save the day, legends and myths, female warrior ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 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: exciting, semi serious, serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: battles, healing power, young heroes, master warrior, obsessive quest, good versus evil, escapades, supernatural ability, family, supernatural, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Each night, like every other child in the world, Miko goes to Dreamland thanks to magic sand dispersed by the Sandman. But one night, the evil dream Habumar steals the Sand of Dreams and takes control of Dreamland. The Sandman and his faithful sheep ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, save the day, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, youth, master villain, family, friendship, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Moshi Monsters: The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, South Korea, New Zealand, Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Join Katsuma, Poppet, Mr. Snoodle, and the other Moshi Monters in an action-packed, song-filled race against time! Together they must stop evil Dr. Strangeglove and his incompetent Glump sidekick Fishlips from pulverising the recently discovered ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, 2d animation
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: heroes, save the day, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, race against time, youth, family, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pokémon Origins (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Serving as a more faithful adaptation of the Pokémon Red and Blue games, the story follows a young boy named Red who begins a journey with his Pokémon partner, Charmander, as he seeks to capture all the known Pokémon in the Kanto region and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: contests and competitions, adventure, rivalry, monster, championship, friendship, chase, young heroes, heroes, friends, pokemon, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 3K
Delgo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, rescue, imaginary kingdom, intrigue, race against time, good versus evil, culture clash, friendship, rivalry, escapades, youth, graphic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Gnomes and Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, save the day, heroic mission, young heroes, odd couple, heroes, friendship, unlikely partners, partners, youth, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, melancholic, road movie, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, monster, friendship, heroes, superhero, heroic mission, young heroes, rivalry, rescue, androids and robots, technology gone awry ...
Place: usa, new york, colorado, pentagon, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Naruto the Movie: Legend of the Stone of Gelel (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Naruto, Shikamaru, and Sakura are executing their mission of delivering a lost pet to a certain village. However, right in the midst of things, troops led by the mysterious knight, Temujin, attack them. In the violent battle, the three become ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: ninja, master warrior, rescue, supernatural, young heroes, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, heroic mission, adventure, martial arts, fight ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%