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Kekkaishi (2006)
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Kekkaishi (2006)
Original name: 結界師
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kekkaishi is a supernatural manga series written and illustrated by Yellow Tanabe. It was serialized in Japan by Shogakukan in the manga magazine Shōnen Sunday from 2003 to 2011, and licensed for an English-language release in North America by Viz Media. It was adapted as a fifty-two episode anime series by Sunrise, which was broadcast between October 2006 and February 2008. The series is about Yoshimori Sumimura and Tokine Yukimura, heirs to rival families of kekkai users, who must defend their school from the spirits drawn to the sacred land upon which it is built. Kekkaishi received the 2007 Shogakukan Manga Award for shōnen manga.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, save the world, good versus evil, young heroes, youth, supernatural, escapades, supernatural ability, heroes, imaginary kingdom, deadly creature, save the kingdom, danger, imaginary, deadly, take over

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, semi serious and serious films and TV series with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure and rivalry mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Kekkaishi: Neo Angelique Abyss (2008), Chaotic (2006), Futari wa Pretty Cure (2004), Deltora Quest (2007), Magi (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Neo Angelique Abyss (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Arcadia is plagued with evil, life-draining demons called Thanatos and a vast lack of Purifiers to exterminate them all. While attending school, Angelique attracts the eye of a man who intends to turn the tides to the people's favor. What ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, heroes, young heroes, hopes, escapades, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, destiny, deadly creature, deadly ...
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95%
Gormiti: The Lords of Nature Return (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The show follows two brothers, Nick and Toby, who discover that they have the power to transform into powerful creatures known as Gormitis. Now it's up to them and their friends to save their world, and many others, from destruction.
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the world, supernatural, supernatural ability, rivalry, friendship, young heroes, escapades, parallel world, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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76%
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Chaotic (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Chaotic is an American-Canadian animated fantasy television series produced by 4Kids Entertainment and animated by Bardel Entertainment. It is based on the Danish trading card game of the same name. Much of the plot is based on the original ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, dark fantasy
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, heroes, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, battles, escapades, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Futari wa Pretty Cure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pretty Cure, known in Japan as Futari wa Pretty Cure, is a Japanese magical girl anime series produced by Toei Animation and broadcast across Japan by Animax, TV Asahi and Asahi Broadcasting Corporation. It is the first series in the Pretty Cure ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, save the world, young heroes, adventure, youth, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, tomboy, young love, magical girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, friends, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, youth, wizards and magicians, adventure, young heroes, heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
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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: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magic, adventure, friendship, supernatural, youth, hopes, young heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, escapades, legends and myths ...
Place: middle east
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Akame ga Kill! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Young Tatsumi travels to the capital of the Empire in order to earn money for his starving people and encounters a world of unimaginable depravity, dominated by the ruthless Prime Minister who controls the child Emperor. Tatsumi is recruited by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, undercover, heroes, rescue, adventure, good versus evil, master warrior, heroic mission, intrigue, escapades, supernatural, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Ixion Saga: Dimension Transfer (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Hokaze Kon is an otherwise normal boy who, one day, receives an inter-dimensional summons to the world of Mirror. He appears just in time to save the life of Princess Ecarlate, whose enemies are trying to prevent her political marriage. Kon, who ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, semi serious
Plot: adventure, getting home, youth, supernatural, escapades, save the princess, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, heroes, young heroes, disorder, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, semi serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, young heroes, youth, good versus evil, battles, rivalry, friendship, friends, escapades, fight, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Scrapped Princess (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Pacifica Casull is the most feared and hated person by the followers of the God Mauser. Known as the Scrapped Princess, she is the poison that will destroy the world. To avoid being killed by the zealots of Mauser, Pacifica and her adoptive brother ...
Style: serious, captivating, mecha
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prophecy, samurai, save the world, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, supernatural ability, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, princess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas – The Myth of Hades, also known as simply The Lost Canvas, is a manga written and illustrated by Shiori Teshirogi. It is a spin-off based on the manga series Saint Seiya, which was created, written and illustrated by ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, rivalry, supernatural, good versus evil, master warrior, save the world, legends and myths, reincarnation, betrayal, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Redakai Conquer the Kairu (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The series revolves around Ky, a 15-year-old student of ancient martial arts, who embarks on an epic quest to find the Kairu, a primordial alien energy source. Aided by his friends Maya and Boomer, Ky travels the world searching for the Kairu while ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, serious
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, friendship, super weapon, rivalry, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, youth, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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 ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, shoujo ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, friends, heroic mission, friendship, good versus evil, betrayal, chaos and mayhem, escapades, rivalry, heroes, fictional reality ...
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 4K
D.Gray-man (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ten-year-old Niko, the last of his kind in a strange world, embarks on an epic quest to bring light back to his land. Armed with his magic sword, Niko journeys to the Cursed Volcano, making new friends and powerful foes while uncovering secrets ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beyblade: Metal Fusion (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Metal Fight Beyblade is a Japanese manga created by Takafumi Adachi. It is also an anime production based on the original. It is currently being serialized by the monthly CoroCoro Comic.
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, super weapon, rivalry, adventure, young heroes, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, friends, youth, escapades, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Yozakura Quartet (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Yozakura Quartet is a Japanese manga created by Suzuhito Yasuda that began publishing by Kodansha in 2006, and was then published in the US by Del Rey in 2008. The series was animated in Japan and aired from October 2 to December 18, 2008; it ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, supernatural, escapades, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.7
 349
11 Eyes (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Satsuki Kakeru lost his sister by suicide and has been living a dull life ever since then. One day, he is transported into a bizarre world "Red Night" along with his friend Minase Yuka. In order to survive and escape from Red Night, he ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, ecchi ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, survival, on the run, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, heroes, youth, teenage life, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3.3
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Supernoobs (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler, Kevin, Shope and Roach get their hands on battle balls, granting each of them their own powers like psychic abilities, super strength, transformation, or weather manipulation. They then learn of viruses from space are coming to infect the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, young heroes, heroes, save the world, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, youth, escapades, best friends, supernatural, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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ThunderCats (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
TV show
Story: ThunderCats is an American/Japanese animated television series, produced by Ethan Spaulding and Michael Jelenic. A reboot of the original 1980s TV series of the same name, ThunderCats was developed by Warner Bros. Animation and Studio 4°C, and ...
Style: exciting, serious, reboot
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, leader, superhero, escapades, transformation, heroes, cat, supernatural ability, space wars, supernatural, villain ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.0
 13K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 968
Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: adventure, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, time travel, heroes, artifact, knight, friends, rivalry, master warrior ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Secret Saturdays is an American animated television series created by Canadian cartoonist Jay Stephens for Cartoon Network. It debuted on October 3, 2008, in the United States. The series follows the adventures of the Saturdays, a family of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, family relations, adventure, escapades, supernatural ability, rivalry, parents and children, supernatural, save the world, heroes, mythical creature, super villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, youth, young heroes, rivalry, salvation, dragon, heroes, supernatural, wizards, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (2012)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja is an American animated television series created by Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas for Disney XD. It is produced by Titmouse, Inc. and Boulder Media Limited. Many of the character designs were supplied by Jhonen ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, good versus evil, supernatural, rivalry, young heroes, heroes, youth, friends, disorder, super weapon, buddies ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, heroes, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes, master villain, master warrior, escapades, battles, ghost, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Inuyasha and his brother, Sesshomaru, each inherited a sword from their father after his death. However, their father had a third sword, named Sounga, that he sealed away. Seven hundreds years after his death, Sounga awakens and threatens ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, youth, supernatural, escapades, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, superhero, heroes ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.3
 87K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Beyblade: The Movie - Fierce Battle (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Immediately after winning the National Championships, Tyson is challenged by a mysterious boy named Daichi, who is determined to become the next Beyblading champion. But when they battle, their Beyblades awaken ancient dark forces that take human ...
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 ⇓
59%
The Record of the Lodoss War (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Born in battle, baptized in fire, it's kingdoms have been ravaged by war for thousands of years. Now, an evil stirs, an ancient goddess of destruction awakened by an evil wizard. A party of six is forged to defeat this threat, or die in the ...
Style: serious, stylized, mystical
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, rescue, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, elf, monster, creature, imaginary kingdom, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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