Movies and TV shows like Little Witch Academia

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Little Witch Academia (2017)
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Little Witch Academia (2017)
Original name: リトルウィッチアカデミア
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When she was a little girl, Atsuko "Akko" Kagari saw a magic show performed by a witch named Shiny Chariot. From that day on she wanted to be just like her. Enrolling at Luna Nova Magical Academy and having no magical background, can she become a witch like her idol Shiny Chariot?
Style: light, exciting, captivating, stylized, humorous, manga
Plot: witch, magic, friendship, school, supernatural, adventure, academy, wizards, magician, wizards and magicians, magical girl, adaptation, female protagonist, magical, fight, schoolboy, friends, schoolgirl, salvation, black magic, high school life, teenage witch, group of friends, showdown, escapades ...

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Most similar movies to Little Witch Academia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, light and entertaining films and TV series with plots about magic, friendship, supernatural, school, adventure, youth and friends mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Little Witch Academia: The Owl House (2020), Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017), Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020), Magi (2012), Summer Camp Island (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Owl House (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An animated fantasy-comedy series that follows Luz, a self-assured teenage girl who accidentally stumbles upon a portal to a magical world where she befriends a rebellious witch, Eda, and an adorably tiny warrior, King. Despite not having magical ...
Style: atmospheric, colourful, whimsical, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: witch, magic, female protagonist, portal, teenager, apprentice, demon, fantasy world, parallel universe, prodigy, wizards, witchcraft ...
Time: 2020s
Place: dominican republic
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100%
Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
Story: In Enchanted Parade, Akko, Lotte and Sucy, having gotten in trouble yet again, are forced to team up with three other troublemakers; Amanda O'Neill, Constance Braunschweig Albrechtsburger and Jasmineka Antonenko, and must make an annual witch ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, stylized
Plot: witch, magic, parade, academy, female protagonist, friendship, urban legend, city life, supernatural, adventure, female friendship, entity ...
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100%
Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kobayashi lives alone in an apartment, until one day, Tooru appeared and they ended up living together. Tooru looks down on humans as inferior and foolish, but having been saved by Kobayashi-san, she does everything she can to repay the debt and ...
Style: stylized, sincere, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: everyday life, dragon, female protagonist, magic, maid, transformation, slice of life, mythology, supernatural, office, schoolboy, elementary school ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school's Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third floor girls' bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned. Nene ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, funny, humorous, fairy tale
Plot: spirit, school, romance, toilet, boy, mystery, friendship, girl, creature, adventure, supernatural ability, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: This story is about the flow of fate and the battle to keep the world on the right path. Aladdin is a boy who has set out to explore the world after being trapped in a room for most of his life. His best friend is a flute with a djinn in it named ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magic, adventure, friendship, imaginary, supernatural, youth, hopes, rivalry, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Alzano Imperial Magic Academy is located in the southern part of the Alzano Empire and is among most prominent magic schools in the world, where students can learn the highest forms of magic. All those who strive to learn magic dream of studying ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, entertaining, tense
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Summer Camp Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Oscar and Hedgehog are dropped off at a strange summer camp, full of fantastical things ranging from magical camp counselors to sticky notes that are portals to other dimensions.
Style: 2d animation, exciting, sincere, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: summer, friendship, island, elephant, hedgehog, surrealism, camp, baseball, witch, child protagonist, camping, boy ...
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Sabrina's Secret Life (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada, Belgium, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina's Secret Life is an American animated television series based on the Archie Comics character Sabrina, the Teenage Witch produced by DIC Entertainment and Les Studios Tex. It originally aired in syndication in 2003 as a sequel series to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage witch, witch, magic, supernatural ability, friendship, wizards and magicians, academy, friends, teenage life, family relations, supernatural, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Fourteen-year-old Suzuki Iruma has just been abandoned and sold to a demon by his irresponsible parents! Surprisingly, the next thing he knows he's living with the demon who has adopted him as his new grandson, and has been transferred into a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School DxD (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story follows Issei Hyōdō, a dim-witted, lecherous second-year high school student who is killed by a girl on his first date ever. Issei is reincarnated as a devil, and from that day forward, he serves as an underling of Riasu, a high-level ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Canada, India, Ireland
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch is an American animated television series on Hub Network based on the Archie Comics character Sabrina the Teenage Witch. The series is developed by Pamela Hickey and Dennys McCoy and was acquired by Hub Network on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Taiwan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the Archie Comics character Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. It was produced by Savage Studios Ltd. and Hartbreak Films in association with DIC Entertainment, which was owned ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Lucy is a 17-year-old girl, who wants to be a full-fledged mage. One day when visiting Harujion Town, she meets Natsu, a young man who gets sick easily by any type of transportation. But Natsu isn't just any ordinary kid, he's a member of ...
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
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Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: light, exciting, entertaining, semi serious, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, stylized, captivating ...
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A young man who had surely died in an accident, was reborn in another world as a baby! After that, he was picked up by the patriot hero "Sage" Merlin Wolford and was given the name Shin. He was raised as a grandson by Merlin and soaked up ...
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27%
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Country: Taiwan, Japan
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TV show
Story: Arusu believes in magic and it's power to do good in the world. Unfortunately for her, her fellow witches disagree, and use their powers for all sorts of neat tricks, like turning little sprites into their slaves. Realizing that this ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Takeshi Nanase is an ordinary high school boy who has a somewhat dark past. One day, he comes across a girl named Mui Aiba, in a uniform he has never seen before, collapsed on the school campus. This encounter changes his destiny completely. She ...
Style: entertaining, romantic, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Gakuen Alice (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Mikan and Hotaru are separated when Hotaru is scouted by a special school called "Alice Academy." Mikan determines to enroll too but Alice Academy is a mysterious place.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined ...
Style: exciting, captivating, thought provoking, compassionate, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gabriel DropOut (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Gabriel White graduated at the top of the class at angel school and attends a human school on earth in pursuit of knowledge, but then gets engrossed in a web game and decides its too much trouble to go anywhere. (from manga)
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: angel, slacker, demon, magic, friendship, school life, clumsy, rescue, school, supernatural, high school life, obsession ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Guardian Characters (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: My Guardian Characters (Shugo Chara) is a magical anime, revolving around "cool and spicy" teen Amu, a feminine but tomboyish schoolgirl, who yearns but appears unable to display her sensitive side. One day, three magical eggs appear in ...
Style: humorous, uplifting, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, school, popularity, alienation, teenage life, coming of age, youth, classmate, dream come true, artifact, school life, high school life ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Rekkit Rabbit (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
TV show
Story: A suburban boy's life is turned upside down after adopting Rekkit, a giant rabbit with magical powers from the planet Chakabrak.
Style: humorous, contemplative, captivating, light, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: surrealism, magic, animal protagonist, talking animals, rabbit, human animal relationship, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, youth, friends, spell, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
A Centaur's Life (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kimihara Himeno, also known as "Hime," goes about her life, love, and studies just like any ordinary high school girl. The only difference is that she's a centaur. She enjoys her school life along with classmates of many unique ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: slice of life, centaur, mythical creature, supernatural being, magical creature, high school life, schoolboy, school, friendship, creature, life, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Jacob Two-Two (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Jacob Two-Two is a Canadian animated TV series based on a trilogy of books written by Mordecai Richler that first aired on Canadian children's channel YTV and aired on the French Canadian VRAK.TV as Jacob Jacob, in Spanish on Telemundo as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, youth, escapades, school, danger, rivalry, family relations, figment, dinosaur, power relations, friends ...
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%