Chihiro and her family are on their way to their new home, when they discover an abandoned amusement park. After Chihiro's family mysteriously turn into pigs, she is thrown into a surreal world of magic and fantasy. Join her as she struggles to survive in the bathhouse of the gods, ruled by an evil witch who has stolen not only her name, but her way back to the real world.
Welcome to the Space Show and Spirited Away are two completely immersive, breathtakingly gorgeous and detailed fantasy movies that will appeal to fans of any age. If you liked one I highly suggest checking out the other.
Welcome to THE SPACE SHOW and Spirited Away feature children going off on an adventure to another world, meeting weird creatures, travelling on trains, and generally getting into trouble.
Both Welcome to the Space Show and Spirited away are movies that feature an unforseen visit to a fantastical alternate world by the movies' lead characters, where they have adventures interacting with wondrous beings and objects like nothing in the real world, and eventually have to overcome barriers and obstacles to be able to return home. Both movies present rich animation, and share a spirit of the magical and mystical, If you enjoyed the enchanting journey undertaken by the circle of friends in Welcome to the Space Show, you should also should check out the happenings and exploits of Chihiro in Spirited Away.
"One stormy night." These are the words Mei will say outside of the barn to identify his new friend. "One stormy night." Gabu will say this phrase to finally meet the friend he made in the darkness of the storm. Mei and Gabu had taken shelter in the barn, and in the darkness they comforted each other, only to find that they were very similar, striking a friendship there and then. "One stormy night", and they would finally meet face to face at their promised place and time, but on this fateful night Mei, an orphan goat, and Gabu, a wolf, finally see each other. Will their friendship work? Will their communities allow it?
Arashi no Yoru ni is a story about goats and wolves, but the story, animation and flow of the movie make it very fit for kids to see. On the other hand we have Spirited Away which actually has a scarier villain, yet in both the main characters are left by themselves to look for a way out. On top of that, Spirited Away has some rather peculiar creatures as well that help it appeal to the same younger anime fans.
Each series includes strange creatures/animals that can speak. they are Family freindly and very entertaining and fun. Strange relationships that are both forbiden and beautiful begin to form. The events unfold and begin to change the main charectors in a more mature and pleasant way...
Sakura Kinomoto never imagined that by opening a book in her father's library, she'd be responsible for releasing wild magic into the world, yet that's exactly what she did. Too powerful to be let loose on the world, the magical Clow cards were sealed away long ago by their creator, Clow Reed. But all is not lost, for the guardian beast, Keroberos, was sealed along with the cards! Can Sakura, with the help of Keroberos, retrieve the cards before they wreak havoc on the town?
Both Spirited Away and Cardcaptor Sakura are about a young and fairly normal girl who finds herself suddenly caught up in the unbelievable world of magic. Both stories focus on the magic, the girl's struggles to cope, and the love that inevitably blooms from it all.
Spirited Away and CCS have a similar background of fantasy and mythical creatures.
Both Chihiro and Sakura change throughout the story; Chihiro grows more optimistic, while Sakura becomes stronger and more mature. Haku and Syaoran remind me of each other because they both hide their affections through being aloof and slightly rude - at least in front of others.
These stories were both interesting, and if you liked one, you will probably like the other.
Kagome is a normal high school girl who falls into a well, transporting her back in time to the feudal era. Upon her arrival to this world, she mercifully unleashes Inuyasha, a half demon. As if this isn't enough, she also discovers that she is the bearer of the Shikon no Tama, a jewel of great spiritual power, a jewel which has just shattered into a million shards. Now, along with Miroku the priest, Sango the demon hunter, and Shippou the mischievious fox-demon, they must set out to find the Shikon shards and defeat the evils of the demon Naraku.
Both Spirited Away and InuYasha are about a young and fairly normal girl who finds herself suddenly caught up in the unbelievable world of magic and curses, with strange creatures galore. Both stories focus on the magic/curses, the girl's struggles to cope, and the love that inevitably blooms from it all.
Both Spirited Away and InuYasha are about a girl that gets transported to a place that she is unfamilliar with. They both deal with the girls gaining a better understanding of their new environments and the people that live there. Both anime about how she learns to deal with new problems in a completely new environment. Both shows have a supernatural theme, with the feudal era in InuYasha and the spirit world in Spirited Away.
Join the king of thieves Jing and his plumed partner Kir as they seek out the greatest treasures in the world - and steal them. From desert bandit fortresses to the innermost sanctums of kings and queens, if there's a magnificent treasure to be had, you can be sure Jing has his eyes (and later his hands) on it.
Liked the random and wacky creatures/monsters from Spirited Away? Jing is FULL of them. So if you liked the fantastical monsters in Spirited Away, Jing may interest you.
If you liked all of the strange creatures from Spirited away, King of Bandit Jing has plenty more where those came from, and it has a great plot as well. If you liked one of these anime, definitely check out the other!