10 best movies like Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)

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Movies similar to Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011): Tales from Earthsea, Howl's Moving Castle, Spirited Away, Monster High: Freaky Fusion, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, Big Hero 6, Patema Inverted, Fullmetal Alchemist, Your Name., Steins;Gate: The Movie − Load Region of Déjà Vu.

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Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantasy, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:55

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 these bizarre events, Ged, a wandering wizard, is investigating the cause. During his journey, he meets Prince Arren, a young distraught teenage boy. While Arren may look like a shy young teen, he has a severe dark side, which grants him strength, hatred, ruthlessness and has no mercy, especially when it comes to protecting Teru. For the witch Kumo this is a perfect opportunity. She can use the boy's "fears" against the very one who would help him, Ged.

Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:59
CharactersWitch, Wizards
PlotMagic
StyleTouching, Atmospheric

When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.

Spirited Away (2001)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 8.6)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration02:05

A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.

Monster High: Freaky Fusion (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens
PlotAdventure, Time travel, Supernatural
PlaceParallel worlds

While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freakycool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoulfriends travel back in time to the first day ever of Monster High! There, they meet Sparky, a skullastic teen with an obsession for creating life. But when Sparky follows the ghouls through a killer time portal to modern-day Monster High, the event results in eight of them fusing together into four creeperiffic hybrid Monsters. Now, they'll really have to work together to control their bodies in the big Bitecentennial Play and stop one of Sparky's experiments from destroying imperfectly perfect Monster High!

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrecartoon
CountryJapan
Duration02:05
CharactersEmperors
PlotMagic, Superpowers
PlaceJapan
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleTouching, Atmospheric

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

Big Hero 6 (2014)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersRobots, Superhero, Teens, Brothers
PlotAdventure
PlaceParallel worlds
TimeFuture
StyleDisney, Exciting

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

Patema Inverted (2013)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreadventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:39
TimeFuture
StyleSteampunk, To cry, Fascinating

In an underground world where tunnels extend everywhere, even though they live in dark and confined spaces, people wear protective clothes and lead quiet and enjoyable lives. Patema, a princess in her underground village, loves to explore the tunnels. Her favorite place is a "danger zone" that her village prohibits people from entering. Even though she's scolded, Patema's curiosity can't be held back. No one ever explained what the supposed danger was. On her usual trip to the "danger zone," Patema faces unexpected events. When hidden secrets come to light, the story begins to unfold.

Fullmetal Alchemist (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryJapan
Duration01:03
CharactersBrothers, Teens
PlotAdventure
PlaceJapan

Two alchemist brothers go on a quest for the Philosopher's Stone after an attempt to revive their dead mother goes horribly wrong.

Your Name. (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:35
PlotLove, Body exchange, Time travel
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleTouching

High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must adjust their lives around each other.

Steins;Gate: The Movie − Load Region of Déjà Vu (2013)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:30
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure, Travel, Time travel, Time machine
PlaceJapan, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture

One year after the events of the anime, Rintarou begins to feel the repercussions of extensive time travel, and eventually completely fades from reality. Kurisu, being the only companion to remember him, now must find a way to bring him back.

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The Dark Tower (2017)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersTeens, Military
PlotSuperpowers, Adventure, Disasters, Skirmishes
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleTense

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Castle in the Sky (1986)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration02:04
CharactersPirates
StyleSteampunk

A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle.

Princess Mononoke (1997)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration02:14
CharactersPrincesses, Warriors
PlotLove, War, Betrayal, Hatred, Adventure
PlaceForest, Japan
TimeMiddle Ages

Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to destroy it. Ashitaka must find a way to bring balance to this conflict.

The Place Promised in Our Early Days (2004)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantastic, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:31

In a post-war alternative timeline, Japan is divided into the North, controlled by the Union, and the South, controlled by the United States. A mysterious high tower rises within the borders of the Union. Three high school students promise to cross the border with a self-built airplane and unravel the secret of the tower.

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Poland, Slovenia, Czech Republic
Duration02:30
CharactersWizards, Teens, Witch
PlotAdventure
PlaceEngland, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture

One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life has been threatened by the evil King Miraz. Now, with the help of a colorful cast of new characters, including Trufflehunter the badger and Nikabrik the dwarf, the Pevensie clan embarks on an incredible quest to ensure that Narnia is returned to its rightful heir.

5 Centimeters per Second (2007)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genremelodrama, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:03

Takaki and Akari are two classmates in elementary school. During their time together they have become close friends. Their relationship is tested when Akari moves to another city because of her parents' jobs. Both of them struggle to keep their friendship alive, as time and distance slowly pulls them apart. When Takaki finds out that he is moving further away, he decides to visit Akari one last time.

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