Movies and TV shows like The Pirates of Dark Water

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The Pirates of Dark Water (1991)
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The Pirates of Dark Water (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Pirates of Dark Water is a fantasy animated series produced by Hanna-Barbera in 1991.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, prince, quest, adventure, dragon, treasure, heroes, inheritance, save the world, graphic violence, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rescue, save the kingdom, swords and armor, ship, mutant, treasure hunter, compass, sword and planet, imaginary kingdom, magic ...

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Most similar movies to The Pirates of Dark Water

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, captivating and semi serious films and TV series with plots about danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Pirates of Dark Water: ThunderCats (2011), Slayers (1995), Niko and the Sword of Light (2015), The Record of the Lodoss War (1990), Birdman (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Masters of the Universe vs. the Snake Men (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: He-Man and the Masters of the Universe is an American animated television series. Developed for television by Michael Halperin, who created the original series, it was animated by Mike Young Productions. It served as an update of the 1980s series of ...
Style: exciting, serious, reboot, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, evil witch, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, heir heiress, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, master warrior ...
Time: 2000s
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100%
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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: pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, leader, danger, superhero, transformation, escapades, imaginary, heroes, cat, supernatural ability, space wars ...
Time: 2010s
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100%
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Slayers (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Slayers follows the exploits of the young sorceress Lina Inverse, whose life revolves around food, treasure, and fighting. After stealing treasure from a group of bandits, Lina is accosted by stragglers during her journey to the next town. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, sword and sorcery, young heroes, superhero, heroes, imaginary kingdom, gold, heroic mission, adventurer, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After five years apart, searching the world of Krynn for proof of the existence of the true gods, a group of adventurers reach their goal in the form of a barbarian woman carrying a miraculous blue crystal staff. Soon they are thrust into war as an ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, supernatural, rescue, danger, rivalry, heroes, imaginary kingdom, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
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 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, 2d animation
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, supernatural, heroes, save the world, child hero, escapades, friends, rivalry, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, elf, save the world, imaginary, anti heroes, adventure, heroes, master warrior, rescue, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
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62%
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Birdman (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Birdman and the Galaxy Trio is an animated science fiction television series created by Alex Toth and produced by Hanna-Barbera. It debuted on NBC on September 9, 1967, and ran on Saturday mornings until September 6, 1969. The program consists of ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary, evil alien, heroes, adventure, escapades, master villain, danger, save the world, space and aliens, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Something bizarre has come over the land. The kingdom is deteriorating. People are beginning to act strange... What's even more strange is that people are beginning to see dragons, which shouldn't enter the world of humans. Due to all ...
Style: touching, exciting, serious, light, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, adventure, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, heroes, magic, master villain, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Place: europe, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas - The Myth of Hades (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, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, adventure, supernatural, supernatural ability, save the world, master warrior, reincarnation, imaginary, legends and myths, betrayal, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When Adam, Prince of the planet Eternia, raises his magic sword he transforms into He-Man (the most powerful man in the universe). With his allies and friends, he battles the evil Skeletor and his minions to protect the secrets of Castle Greyskull.
Style: exciting, serious, 2d animation, homoerotic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ancient mystery, friendship, rescue, heroes, superhero, good versus evil, prince, magic, sword and planet, adventure, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: She-Ra, He-Man's twin sister, is leading a group of freedom fighters known as the Great Rebellion in the hope of freeing their homeworld of Etheria from the tyrannical rule of Hordak and the Evil Horde.
Style: exciting, serious, homoerotic
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, twins, secret identity, rescue, good versus evil, friendship, sword, magic, sword and sorcery, master villain, master warrior, family ...
Time: 80s
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60%
Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Balsa the spearwoman is a wandering warrior, who takes on the task of saving lives, in atonement for a past sin. On her journey, she happens to save a prince, and is tasked with becoming his bodyguard. And he is going to need one, for his own ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: deadly, heroic mission, redemption, haunted by the past, assassination attempt, supernatural ability, master warrior, evil force, danger, emperor, escapades, adventure ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
One Piece: Strong World (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 20 years after his escape from Impel Down, the legendary pirate Shiki, the Golden Lion, reappears causing massive upheaval to the Marines. During his long seclusion, he was able to come up with a scheme to bring the World Government to his knees. On ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, offbeat
Plot: pirate, world domination, rivalry, save the world, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, confined, danger, supernatural, escapades, master villain ...
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59%
One Piece Film Z (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zephyr, now known as Z, rides the seas with only one goal: Destroy all pirates and their dreams at becoming King of Pirates. When Luffy and his crew encounter him at sea, not only are they utterly defeated by the man with an arm made of Seastone, ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: ship, pirate, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, rivalry, danger, imaginary kingdom, revenge, ocean, navy, disorder ...
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58%
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! is an American television series based upon Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. and Super Mario Bros. 2 video games. It was originally broadcast via first-run syndication to mostly independent or Fox television ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wrestling, mutant, rescue, imaginary, good versus evil, save the world, friends, disorder, teleportation, graphic violence, anti hero, parallel world ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Legends of Treasure Island (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Legends Of Treasure Island is an animated cartoon from the UK that ran from 1993-1995. It had two series of 13 episodes each and each episode runs for 22–25 minutes. The series was loosely based on Robert Louis Stevenson's original story ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, island, treasure hunt, heroes, map, adventure, family, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
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58%
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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: exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, young heroes, heroes, escapades, rivalry, battles, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, imaginary, friendship, supernatural, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, young heroes, hopes, youth, blind ambition ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Dungeons & Dragons (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dungeons & Dragons is an American fantasy animated television series based on TSR's Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. A co-production of Marvel Productions and TSR, the show originally ran from 1983 through 1985 for three seasons on ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, tense, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, beast, adventure, curses spells and rituals, theme park, rivalry, young heroes, imaginary, partners, danger, youth, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: A crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - and their Never Land adventures as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, feel good, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, pirate, friends, adventurer, imaginary, rivalry, adventure, friendship, children, imaginary kingdom, youth, family ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Last Exile (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A richly romantic action-adventure fantasy, set in a world where retro-futuristic vehicles permeate the skies. Against this lavish background are the lives of young and heroic van ship sky porters - Claus and Lavie - who are forced to take on the ...
Style: serious, captivating, futuristic
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: daring rescue, pilot, young heroes, heroic mission, survival, adventure, military, escapades, rescue, battles, race against time, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Legend of Zelda (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Legend of Zelda is an American animated series based on the Japanese video game series The Legend of Zelda for the Nintendo Entertainment System. The plot follows the adventures of Link and Princess Zelda as they defend the kingdom of Hyrule ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, rivalry, danger, imaginary, youth, adventurer, young heroes, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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CardCaptors (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: CardCaptors is the American version of the Japanese anime Card Captor Sakura. The main characters are Sakura Avalon and Li Showron, who, assisted by Keroberos (Kero), and Sakura's best friend Madison, try to capture the escaped Clow cards, and ...
Style: exciting, feel good, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cards, heroic mission, adventure, wizards and magicians, rivalry, heroes, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, witch, friends, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Pretty Cure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, young heroes, save the world, adventure, danger, youth, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, tomboy ...
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54%
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, friends, island, imaginary kingdom, animal training, training, creature, enemy, family ...
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54%
Wolverine and the X-Men (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Wolverine and the X-Men was an American cartoon series by Marvel Animation. It is the fourth animated adaptation of the X-Men characters, the other three being Pryde of the X-Men, X-Men: The Animated Series, and X-Men: Evolution.
Style: exciting, humorous, serious, captivating
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: mutant, superhero, superhero team, save the world, heroic mission, adventure, danger, supernatural, rivalry, genetically altered, super strength, super villain ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
King Arthur and the Knights of Justice (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: King Arthur and the Knights of Justice is an American animated series. It lasted for two seasons and 13 episodes each. The cartoon was produced by Golden Films, C&D Entertainment and Bohbot Entertainment. The series was created by Diane Eskenazi ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, knight, chosen one, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, danger, escapades, rivalry, family, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: adventure, save the world, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, time travel, danger, imaginary, heroes, artifact, master warrior, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Stargate: Infinity (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stargate Infinity is an American animated science fiction television series and part of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's Stargate franchise, but is not considered official Stargate canon. The show was created by Eric Lewald and Michael Maliani, as a ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: evil alien, space travel, adventure, heroic mission, space and aliens, rescue, danger, rivalry, escapades, teenage life, officers and cadets, getting home ...
Time: future, 2020s, near future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
LEGO Legends of Chima (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, India, Thailand
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Laval the Lion and Cragger the Crocodile are best friends who live in the mystical land of Chima. This all changes after an innocent escapade when Cragger gets his first experience with chi, a sacred resource important to Chima's delicate ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, semi serious, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, battles, super weapon, heroes, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, danger, lego, supernatural, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%