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Gegege no Kitarou (2018)
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Gegege no Kitarou (2018)
Original name: ゲゲゲの鬼太郎
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the Japanese modern era, almost all people have forgotten about Youkai.
Style: humorous, exciting, sincere, light, captivating
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, demon, adventure, youth, friendship, heroes, friends, good versus evil, team, imaginary, buddies, escapades, determination, rivalry, teenage life, warrior, supernatural ability, danger, heroic mission, teaching the ways of the world, youkai, superhero, boy
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and captivating films and TV series with plots about heroes, danger, rivalry, youth, escapades, supernatural and imaginary mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Gegege no Kitarou: Naruto (2002), UQ Holder! (2017), Magmel of the Sea Blue (2019), Kyo Kara Maoh! (2004), Deltora Quest (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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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 ...
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UQ Holder! (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, sincere, tense, humorous
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Time: contemporary
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Magmel of the Sea Blue (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: One day in the middle of the pacific ocean a miracle occurred, a new continent appeared out of nowhere! The new continent was the home for new and mysterious plants, creatures and minerals! Humanity is excited as the age of exploration has returned.
Style: tense, captivating, entertaining, exciting, disturbing
Audience: kids, teens
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Time: contemporary
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Kyo Kara Maoh! (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Shibuya Yuuri, an ordinary high school boy got flushed in a toilet and he saw himself in another world. He was then declared as the 27th maou or the demon king of the Demon world by Gunter von Christ and Konrad Weller . When Yuuri now travels back ...
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Audience: kids, teens
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Deltora Quest (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The evil Shadow Lord has taken control of the kingdom of Deltora and has driven the land and its people into misfortune and suffering. Lief, the son of a blacksmith, has just turned sixteen and is entrusted, along with his two companions Barda and ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural, danger, youth, good versus evil, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, friends, rivalry, friendship, imaginary, heroes, wizards and magicians ...
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Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Walker, a young Exorcist with a cursed eye that can see the suffering of the Akumas created by The Millenium Earl, travels to England to the Headquarters of the exorcists, the Black Order, where his Master, General Cross Marian, has sent him ...
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Audience: teens
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Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
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Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, ghost, friends, youth, supernatural ability, rivalry, master warrior, shaman, samurai, contests and competitions, supernatural ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bleach (2004)
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Duration: 24 min.
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Audience: teens
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Duration: 22 min.
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43%
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