Magical girl movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant magical girl movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out semi serious, exciting, stylized, feel good, serious and humorous films and TV shows about / with magical girl, magic, friendship, female protagonist, good versus evil, surrealism, teenage girl, transformation, imaginary and witch plots mostly in Fantasy, Animation and Adventure genres shot in Japan, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as magical girl: W.I.T.C.H. (2004), Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011), Cutie Honey (1973), New Cutey Honey (1994), Winx Club (2004), The Smurfs (1981), Magical Girl (2014), Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (2003), Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015), Weathering with You (2019).

List of magical girl movies

 7.1
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W.I.T.C.H. (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: W.I.T.C.H. is a European animated magical girl television series based on the Italian comic book series of the same name created by Gary Tomlin and Elisabetta Gnone. The series was produced by SIP Animation in association with and participation from ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, comic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, heroes, adventure, teenage life, parallel world, team, betrayal, imaginary, family, friends, rescue mission, freedom fighter ...
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Normal high school kids by day, protectors of Paris by night! Miraculous follows the heroic adventures of Marinette and Adrien as they transform into Ladybug and Cat Noir and set out to capture akumas, creatures responsible for turning the people of ...
Style: sweet, captivating, feel good, sincere, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, friendship, good versus evil, school, female protagonist, partners, magic, supernatural ability, teenage girl, heroine, teenage hero, superheroine ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: She has a loving family and best friends, laughs and cries from time to time... Madoka Kaname, an eighth grader of Mitakihara middle school, is one of those who lives such a life. One day, she had a very magical encounter. She doesn't know if ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, sinister
Audience: teens
Plot: magical girl, wizards and magicians, magic, surrealism, dark fantasy, school, young heroes, witch, imaginary kingdom, friends, friendship, good versus evil ...
Place: japan
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 7.0
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Cutie Honey (1973)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Honey Kisaragi's a trendy, class-cutting Catholic schoolgirl. The next, her father's been murdered by demonic divas from a dastardly organization called Panther Claw. When his dying message reveals that she's an android, ...
Plot: magical girl, school life, woman in uniform, danger, villain, villainess, voyeur, female nudity, voyeurism, violence, bare breasts, superheroine ...
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New Cutey Honey (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Reawakened by the emergence of the evil crimelord Dolmeck, Cutey Honey renews her battle against his minions. Together with the help of the Hayami family, the shape changing Cutey Honey vows to defeat Dolmeck and make Cosplay City safe again. But ...
Plot: magical girl, magic, drug use, death, voyeurism, female nudity, sadism, lesbian, criminal, voyeur, murder, gun ...
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part 2: Eternal (2012)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As the young girls have discovered the truth about the cruel fate of a magical girl, one magical girl after another is destroyed. Throughout it all, there is one magical girl who continues to fight alone - Homura Akemi. Puella Magi Madoka Magica the ...
Style: sinister
Plot: magical girl, dark fantasy, magic, surrealism, teenage girl, schoolgirl, psychological thriller, cemetery, sacrifice, christ allegory, mother daughter relationship, apocalypse ...
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part 1: Beginnings (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Madoka Kaname, an ordinary middle-schooler, along with her best friend Sayaka Miki, are offered the chance to have any wish they want granted by the mysterious Kyubey, and become magical girls and fight witches. However, fellow magical girl Homura ...
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, serious, sinister
Plot: magic, magical girl, dark fantasy, surrealism, teenage girl, supernatural, danger, wizards and magicians, hopes, wish come true, schoolgirl, parent child relationship ...
Place: japan
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Following Madoka's rewriting of the universe, sacrificing herself and her happy normal days to save all magical girls from the cruel fate that awaited them by wiping witches out of existence, the despair still manifest into creatures known as ...
Style: bleak, emotional, serious, stylized, tense ...
Plot: surrealism, magical girl, youth, coming of age, supernatural, destiny, hopes, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, miraculous event, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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 5.7
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Winx Club (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In a magical universe, witches, warriors begin fighting in the name of good .vs. evil! At a magic school, five teenage girls are selected to defend the universe with their magic.
Style: light, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fairy, school, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, teenage life, wizards and magicians, superhuman powers, rivalry, imaginary, supernatural ability, friends ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
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 7.2
 14K
The Smurfs (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Classic Saturday-morning cartoon series featuring magical blue elf-like creatures called Smurfs. The Smurfs, named for their personalities, inhabit a village of mushroom houses in an enchanted forest. These loveable creatures are led by Papa Smurf ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, feel good, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: village, cat, family, good versus evil, friends, blue, friendship, mushroom, magical girl, oldtimer, chases and races, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: year 1980, middle ages
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 7.3
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Magical Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A desperate man (Luis Bermejo) blackmails a mentally ill woman (Bárbara Lennie) to buy a dress for his terminally ill daughter (Lucía Pollán).
Style: serious, offbeat, tense, realistic
Plot: terminal illness, teacher, mental illness, child illness, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, magical girl, costume, shot in the forehead, vomiting, scar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Usagi Tsukino is a clumsy teenage girl who becomes a Magical Girl named Sailor Moon after meeting a cat named Luna, who tells her she is a destined warrior who must find the reincarnated princess of a lost kingdom. Along the way, she meets other ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superheroine, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, escapades, heroes, evil force, teenage life, take over, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
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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 ...
Plot: witch, magic, magical girl, magic wand, academy, flying broom, parade
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Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, imaginary, youth, teenage life, teenage girl, friendship, good versus evil, family relations, 14 year old, magic wand, high school life ...
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Weathering with You (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hodaka, a high school boy who moves from his isolated island home to the city of Tokyo, who immediately becomes broke! After finally finding work at a shady occult magazine, the sky rains every day until amidst the hustle and bustle of the big city, ...
Plot: rain, weather, magical power, male female relationship, love, girl, magical girl, falling in love, magic, teenager, friendship, boy ...
Place: japan
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Tweeny Witches (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan, Japan
Duration: 9 min.
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 ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: magic, witch, school, surrealism, female protagonist, book, father daughter relationship, friendship, dragon, fairy, warlock, fantasy world ...
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The Worst Witch (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Join Mildred Hubble in CBBC's adaptation of The Worst Witch books, written by Jill Murphy.
Plot: witch, flying broom, teenager, teacher student relationship, female protagonist, girl, magic spell, potion, magical girl, teen angst, female friendship, friendship between girls ...
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 7.1
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Mew Mew Power (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Earth is a beautiful planet...rich in natural resources and home to millions of living species. However, over the years 2,500 of these species have become extinct. Humans are taking for granted what Earth has to offer. They have become selfish, ...
Style: feel good, captivating, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: space and aliens, heroic mission, imaginary, adventure, young heroes, escapades, environmental health, human becomes animal, battles, deadly, evil alien, deadly creature ...
Place: asia, japan
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Magical Girl Site (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Story: Aya Asagiri is a middle school girl who has problems both at school with bullying and at home from physical abuse by her brother. While browsing online, a website pops up on her computer featuring a creepy looking person. This person appears to take ...
Style: psychological
Plot: supernatural, brother sister relationship, violence, lesbian subtext, magical girl, dark fantasy, blood, bullying, suicide
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Power Puff Girls Z (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The series takes place in New Townsville (Tokyo City in the original Japanese version). In order to stop an ecological disaster, Professor Utonium's son, Ken Kitzawa Utonium, uses Chemical Z, a new form of the Professor's original ...
Plot: adaptation, magical girl, superhero, 2d animation, magic, female protagonist
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Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders is an American fantasy themed cartoon television series produced by Bohbot Productions and Hasbro with association with Hong Ying Animation in 1995. Each episode was constructed as an animated minimusical, ...
Plot: magic, horse, evil witch, friends, unicorn, teenage heroine, heiress, magical girl, girl power, quest, kingdom, camelot ...
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 7.0
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Lalabel (1980)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Lalabel, also known as Lalabel, The Magical Girl or Magical Girl Lalabel, is a magical girl anime by Toei Animation. A 15 minutes long "movie" special called Magical Girl Lalabel: the Sea Calls for a Summer Vacation was also created, it ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, magical girl, cat, transformation, witchcraft, magic wand
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 6.3
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Eden's Bowy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Eden's Bowy is manga series written and illustrated by Kitsune Tennouji. It was originally published in the magazine Comptiq, but it soon moved to Shōnen Ace after the latter publication's creation in 1994. Eden's Bowy was adapted ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: sword and sorcery, mecha, puppeteer, magical girl, friendship, conspiracy, university, scientist, government conspiracy, government corruption, male female relationship, human android relationship ...
Time: 1960s
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Magical Angel Creamy Mami (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Creamy Mami, the Magic Angel is a magical girl anime series by Studio Pierrot which aired from 1983 to 1984 on Nippon Television. It went on to have five OVA adaptions and featured in other Studio Pierrot special presentations. A three volume manga ...
Plot: music business, music industry, identity, fashion, recording studio, music video, transformation, tv show, double life, dual identity, magical girl, love triangle ...
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 6.8
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Magical Mako (1970)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Mahō no Mako-chan is a Japanese anime series by Toei Animation. The story is loosely based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale The Little Mermaid. The series has been dubbed into various languages including French, Spanish, Polish and Italian. It ...
Plot: mermaid, surrealism, falling in love, love, sea, magic, magical girl
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Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, academy, danger, best friends, youth, good versus evil, school, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, young heroes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
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Alice in the Country of Hearts: Wonderful Wonder World (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The girly but bloody otome game re-imagining of Lewis Carroll's classic fantasy novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland with bishounen characters and added romance. A parody of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland where Alice is smart and ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic
Plot: steampunk, magical girl, playing card, adaptation, lolita
Time: victorian
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Midnight Offerings (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Vivian has magic powers. She doesn't hesitate to save her boyfriend David from failing in school by murdering teachers. However, David has gotten tired of her and is putting his charm on a new girl in school, Robin. Robin discovers that she ...
Plot: occult, telekinesis, witch, witchcraft, romantic rivalry, teenage girl, devil worship, high school, burned at the stake, magic, lock of hair, circular saw ...
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 5.2
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Regal Academy (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A girl finds a magic key and falls into Fairytale Land, and attends Regal Academy, a school for the children of fairytales.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: family, rescue, fight, transformation, spell, dragon, evil, creature, magic, teenage boy, teenager, princess ...
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Cardcaptor Sakura: The Sealed Card (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: All of the Clow Cards have been captured, and Sakura Kinomoto, the new Master of the Cards, is preparing to play the lead in the play for the town festival. However, a new evil force is causing mysterious events all over Tomoeda, including the ...
Plot: elementary school, video tape, falling in love, fight, young love, amusement park, girl power, cards, magical girl, battle, girl, confession ...
Place: japan
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