Movies like Black Magic M-66

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Black Magic M-66 (1987)
 6.5
 872
Black Magic M-66 (1987)
Original name: ブラックマジックM-66
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. Can the army stop them or can the reporter reach the little girl before the droids do?
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, adventure, crimes, ghost, supernatural, a.i., chaos, man versus machine, investigation, life is a bitch, journalism, future dystopia, rescue, race against time, woman in danger, soldier, androids, androids and robots, space and aliens, heroes, computers and web, danger, society, chases and races, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Black Magic M-66

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, stylized and futuristic films with plots about androids and robots, rivalry, danger, imaginary, heroes, chaos and a.i. mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Black Magic M-66: Parasite Dolls (2003), Sin: The Movie (2000), Patlabor: The Movie (1989), Vexille (2007), WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 472
Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, society, parallel world, chaos, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, future dystopia, rivalry, danger, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story takes place in the year 2034, two years after the events in Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG. Female cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi has left Public Security Section 9, an elite counter-terrorist and anti-crime unit specializing in ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: androids and robots, hacker, cyberspace, future dystopia, crimes, imaginary, terrorism, investigation, politics, good versus evil, secret agents, state affairs ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 411
Sin: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., heroes, heroic mission, adventure, investigation, save the world, undercover, rivalry, leadership, fighting crime, race against time, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Patlabor: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, robot, conspiracy, police, save the day, crimes, man versus machine, deadly, fighting the system, fighting crime, infected, law enforcement ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.8
 7K
Vexille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 2067: Isolation: Japan seals herself off from the eyes of the world in the face of unilateral international policy setting strict limits on the use of robotic technology. The island nation exists only behind a veil of seclusion. No soul shall ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, androids and robots, terrorism, future dystopia, man versus machine, chaos, isolation, danger, save the world, a.i., heroes ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation, Action, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the year 2000 (between the events of Patlabor and Patlabor 2), when the level of Labor accidents begin to escalate around Tokyo Bay, police detectives Kusumi and Hata are assigned to investigate. What they discover leads to a series of ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, mecha, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, investigation, a.i., save the world, danger, fighting crime, deadly, giant robot, genetic engineering, technology gone awry, robot, androids and robots ...
Time: future, year 2000, 2000s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Armitage III: Dual Matrix (2002)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Naomi Armitage and Ross Sylibus have changed their names and live with their daughter Yoko as a happy and normal family on Mars — until an android riot breaks out at an anti-matter plant on Earth.
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, androids and robots, mars, violence, robot, good versus evil, adventure, future dystopia, apocalypse, haunted by the past, a.i., master villain ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 2K
Oldman Z (1991)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old man is being treated specially by the Department of Health under the so-called Project Z, a special nursing bed with a 6th generation computer on board. When the pain and loneliness of the old man reaches his ex-private nurse, she decides to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: satire, alien encounter, nursing, man versus machine, disorder, golden years, heroes, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, life is a bitch, benign alien ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 1K
Venus Wars (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by Ishtar. She falls in with a bunch of ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: boys' night
Plot: invasion, reporter, life is a bitch, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, escapades, space wars, a.i., imaginary, androids and robots, technology gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 561
Ark (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, destiny, escapades, danger, society, save the world, apocalypse, man versus machine, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 2: Ghost Whispers (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Freed of her responsibilities with the 501 Organization, Motoko Kusanagi must now learn how to take orders from Aramaki. Someone hacks the Logicomas, and Batou enlists the help of former army intelligence officer Ishikawa and former air artillery ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, undercover, mind game, partners against crime, mystery, technology gone awry, uncover truth, a.i., computers and web, imaginary, tough law enforcer, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 3: Ghost Tears (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Posing as lovers on vacation, Motoko and Batou work to try to stop a terrorist organization whose symbol is the Scrasath. Meanwhile, Togusa investigates a murder of a man who possessed a prosthetic leg manufactured by the Mermaid's Leg ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Plot: danger, undercover, murder, androids and robots, love affair, mystery, uncover truth, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, imaginary, computers and web, a.i. ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 4: Ghost Stands Alone (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The upcoming installment's story takes place amidst signs of postwar reconstruction in the winter of 2028. Tensions are rising in New Port City as demonstrations are held concerning the interests of foreign cartels. This leads to a shooting ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, rivalry, undercover, mind game, police investigation, terrorism, deadly, law enforcement, imaginary, mystery, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the future when technological enhancements and robotics are a way of life, Major Motoko Kusanagi and Section 9 take care of the jobs that are too difficult for the police. Section 9 employs hackers, sharpshooters, detectives and cyborgs all in an ...
Style: serious, futuristic, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, cyberspace, man versus machine, a.i., investigation, mind game, robot, neo noir, hacker, artificial intelligence, cyborgs ...
Time: 21st century, future, near future, 2030s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The Z Warriors discover an unopenable music box and are told to open it with the dragon balls. The contents turn out to be a warrior named Tapion who had sealed himself inside along with a monster called Hildegarn. Goku must now perfect a new ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, save the world, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, chaos, danger, rivalry, master warrior, imaginary, escapades, dragon ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mardock Scramble: The First Compression (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Rune Ballot is a down-and-out teen prostitute in Mardock City. One day, she's picked up by an ambitious casino manager named Shell who gives her everything she could want. Renewed by a false innocence, a false past, and now the false life Shell ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, vengeance, androids and robots, starting over, cyberpunk, crimes, artificial intelligence, woman in danger, rivalry, deadly, heroes, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 327
Strait Jacket (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: It is the world where magic and science coexist. Rayotte Steinberg, a lone wolf "tactical sorcerist", fights against monsters. They used to be human beings, but they had overused forbidden power, "magic", to turn into monsters. ...
Style: rough, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, curses spells and rituals, a.i., future dystopia, imaginary, supernatural ability, adventure, technology gone awry, crimes, heroes, escapades, androids and robots ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 17K
Appleseed (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a utopian society created at the end of the third world war, a female warrior who has been plucked from the badlands begins to see cracks in this new facade. And what does this community have planned for the rest of humankind?
Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, a.i., apocalypse, genetic engineering, vestiges of humanity, imaginary, danger, save the world, technology gone awry, computer animation ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.7
 302
Kiddy Grade (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, a.i., adventure, imaginary, danger, undercover, space travel, partners against crime, heroes, life is a bitch, state affairs, government agency ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Dr. Gero's Androids #13, #14, and #15 are awakened by the laboratory computers and immediately head to the mall where Goku is shopping. After Goku, Trunks, and Vegita defeat #14 and #15, #13 absorbs their inner computers and becomes a super ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, humorous, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, crimes, chaos and mayhem, master warrior, society, superhero, good versus evil, apocalypse, isolation, danger, save the world, battles ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Appleseed Ex Machina (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: As members of ESWAT, the elite forces serving Olympus, Deunan and Briaereos they are deployed everywhere trouble strikes. Olympus finds itself under a stealth attack - cyborg terrorism, deadly nanotech zealots, and rioting citizens are just some of ...
Style: mecha, serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: computer animation, terrorism, cyborgs, cyberpunk, terrorist, androids and robots, society, battle zone, signal, danger, bio weapon, utopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 2K
Appleseed (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: In the futuristic city of Olympus, built on the ashes of the third world war, a police officer and her cyborg partner fight terrorism.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: utopia, terrorism, androids and robots, cyberpunk, genetic engineering, graphic violence, strong female presence, chaos, vestiges of humanity, heroes, a.i., society ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team - Miller's Report (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: In a future war, a young battle robot pilot suspected of being a spy must face court martial. Meanwhile, the home village of a friend of his is threatened by enemy forces.
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: special agents, space and aliens, heroes, future dystopia, escapades, army investigation, space wars, androids and robots, adventure, village, false accusation, survival ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ross Sylibus is assigned to a police unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named Naomi Armitage, who seems to have links to the victims. To stir ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, chases and races, fighting the system, law enforcement, society, life is a bitch, master villain, escapades, rebellion, chaos, haunted by the past, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Groundbreaking director Mamoru Oshii continues to push the boundaries of art and anime with this universally acclaimed cyber thriller following cyborg detective Batou as he tries to unravel the reasons for a murderous robot revolt in the year 2032. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, investigation, androids, androids and robots, crimes, danger, escapades, uncover truth, imaginary, computers and web, law enforcement ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In UC 0093 the Federation has recovered from its defeat and has created a new anti-colonial special forces unit to deal with rebel forces: Londo Bell. Elsewhere in space Char Aznable re-appears out of self imposed hiding with a declaration that he ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, space wars, fighting crime, military life, man versus machine, race against time, battles, righting the wronged, chaos, superhero, heroic mission, lone wolves ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost in the Shell (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the year 2029, the barriers of our world have been broken down by the net and by cybernetics, but this brings new vulnerability to humans in the form of brain-hacking. When a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster' begins ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, mind bending, atmospheric, philosophical ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, hacker, policewoman, androids and robots, cyborgs, mind game, chase, technology gone awry, mind control, cyberspace ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040 is a Japanese anime series produced by Anime International Company and funded by ADV Films. A retelling of the 1987 original video animation Bubblegum Crisis, the series premiered on TV Tokyo on October 8, 1998 where it ...
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: technology gone awry, future dystopia, corporate crimes, computers and web, androids and robots, a.i., chases and races, escapades, catastrophe, society, chaos, adventure ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Virus Buster Serge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: society, future dystopia, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, escapades, adventure, life is a bitch, save the world, danger, chaos, apocalypse, plague ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by the creator of Ghost in the Shell, a young female soldier Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos survive through the post World War 3 apocalyptic New York in search of human's future hope, the legendary city of ...
Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, cyberpunk, danger, save the world, war, heroic mission, post apocalyptic, post apocalypse, heroes, demolished city, computer animation ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%