Movies like Burn Up!

If you like "Burn Up!" you are looking for movies about / with dancing, police, violence, hostage, kidnapping, gun and justice themes of Animation, Action and Comedy genre shot in Japan.
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Burn Up! (1991)
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Burn Up! (1991)
Original name: バーンナップ
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A group of young police officers infiltrate a sleazy night club in an attempt to apprehend a man named McCoy, who is involved in kidnapping and white slavery. The plot twists when one of the officers is kidnapped!
Plot: dancing, police, violence, hostage, kidnapping, gun, justice, club, armor, anger, evil woman, dress, nurse, bra, police officer, pink hair, pistol, bullet, bulletproof vest, handgun, bow tie, body armor, towel, suit and tie, black hair

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Most similar movies to Burn Up!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and realistic films with plots about police, gun, police officer, gunshot, friendship, adventure and crimes mostly in Animation, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Burn Up!: You're Under Arrest: The Movie (1999), Riding Bean (1989), Assemble Insert (1989), Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987), Silent Möbius 2 (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
You're Under Arrest: The Movie (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Officers Tsujimoto and Kobayakawa are transferred back to Bokuto Police Station after stints in other police departments. Shortly after this, the discovery of smuggled firearms and the recovery of a magnetic disc herald new troubles for Bokuto ...
Plot: police, terrorism, female police officer, police partner, police officer, friendship, police car, police badge, friend, chief of police, female friendship, police siren ...
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95%
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Riding Bean (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A superhuman outlaw courier and his female partner/manager are framed for the kidnapping of a millionaire's daughter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: chase, frame up, kidnapping, false accusation, righting the wronged, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, chases and races, heroes, danger, dishonesty ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Assemble Insert (1989)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A criminal group known as Demon Seed terrorizes Tokyo with its vast armies of mecha. The local police is afraid to confront them, but one person stands in their way: Maron Namikaze, a 13-year-old idol singer with a catchy voice and unbelievable ...
Plot: police, 13 year old, superhuman, singer, superhero, pop singer, singing, headphones, superhuman powers, parody, police officer, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Goemon's wedding to Murasaki Inabe, daughter of a samurai clan's leader, is interrupted when the Fuma ninjas attack, kidnapping the bride-to-be and demanding her family's ancient treasure as ransom. Lupin, Jigen, Goemon and Fujiko ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, thief, woman in danger, escapades, crimes, wanted, danger, master criminal, chases and races, rescue, adventure, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Silent Möbius 2 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: After the death of her mother Katsumi wants nothing more to do with this horrible place known as Tokyo. Forced into staying an infuriated Katsumi returns to AMP HQ where chief Rally Cheyenne pleads with her to stay and join the team. However, her ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: destruction, demon, investigation, supernatural, occult, little girl, female protagonist, chant, beast, magic, spell, magic spell ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Lupin III: The Pursuit of Harimao's Treasure (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three statues hold the key to finding the eight billion dollar treasure of Harimao. Having acquired one of the statues, Lupin finds himself an unlikely ally of retired British agent Lord Archer and his granddaughter Diana. Only Archer knows where to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, world war two, treasure hunt, treasure, legends and myths, crimes, criminal heroes, escapades, adventure, master criminal, gang, partners ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, london, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lupin the Third: The Legend of Twilight Gemini (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Legend has it that the Twilight diamond is the key to a Moroccan treasure of immeasurable value. So when the international thief Lupin is given the Twilight in an act of faith, it's off to Morocco! But what started out as a simple in and out ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, heist, interpol, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, gang, partners, rebellion, escapades, adventure, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: morocco, africa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Space Travelers: The Animation (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New Cosmic Century 038, humanity is suddenly attacked by an unknown alien civilization known as the Orbital Ring System. Soon, the entire Earth Civilization Sphere has been cut off from the space colonies, and is under the control of the ORS.
Plot: smuggler, alien, gun, space colony, mercenary, alien invasion, alien attack, outer space, space pirate
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Lupin III: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a successful heist at the race track, Lupin has his sights set on a valuable diamond set to be displayed in seven days. His plan is complicated when he saves a young girl named Michelle from a group of thugs. Michelle's father is very ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, obsessive quest, law enforcement, chase, escapades, race against time, criminal heroes, wanted, race track, police detective, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Project A-Ko 3: Cinderella Rhapsody (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: It revolves around A-Ko and B-ko's pursuit of a handsome stud named Kay. He likes coke and motorcycles and is quietly courted by both A-ko and B-ko. Meanwhile, C-ko grows very jealous of him... Also meanwhile, the aliens' ship in now ...
Style: mecha
Plot: fast food restaurant, clothing store, spring break, billiards, porno theater, teenager, dance, teenage crush, dancing, satire, superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (1993)
Genre: Action, Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspector Zenigata has been removed from the Lupin case which leaves him despondent, and he ends up drinking with Lupin & Jigen. Lupin decides that he and his gang should work with Zenigata to solve his new case, investigating a group of ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: interpol, heist, submarine, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, chase, fighting crime, partners, special agents ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: russia, japan, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Project A-Ko 2: Plot of the Daitokuji Financial Group (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It's summer in Graviton City, and the girls all have a break from school! A-Ko decides to lose a few inches, C-Ko makes a list of all the cool things that she'll buy, and B-Ko vows to get A-Ko out of the way once and for all so that she ...
Style: mecha
Plot: summer vacation, spacecraft, satire, superhero, suit and tie, spy, millionaire, insanity, amusement park
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lupin III: Green vs. Red (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a Lupin impersonator is arrested for shoplifting in Tokyo, dozens of other copycats converge on the city to clear the name of Arsene Lupin III. The real Lupin is in town too, both to watch the show and to steal a mysterious item called the Ice ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, missing person, treasure hunt, mysterious character, adventure, crimes, partners, gang, criminal heroes, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, chinese ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Geobreeders (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Story: Ayagane City has a phantom cat problem. A young and overzealous group of entrepreneurs called Kagura Total Security can be hired to combat this problem for the right price when Hound, the official government arm isn't enough.
Plot: violence, shapeshifting, cat, transformation, telekinesis, talking cat, tank, kidnapping, bare breasts, machine gun, human animal relationship, nipples ...
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Galerions Rion (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A boy awakes, imprisoned in a hospital without a name or memory. He is immediately attacked and discovers to his surprise that he has incredible telekinetic powers. A girl, her psychic voice calling for help inside his head, sends him on a adventure ...
Plot: long haired male, bullet, police shootout, elevator, tattoo, power, supernatural power, fat boy, held at gunpoint, chaos, fight to the death, hospital ...
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Ranma ½: The Movie 2, Battle at Togenkyo! Get Back the Brides! (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: With the Tendos, the Saotomes, Ryoga, Shampoo and Ukyo misinterpreting Tatewake Kuno's invitation to his two loves, Akane and "The Pig Tailed Girl", to try his new yacht, a whole new episode of chaos begins in the already unstable ...
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, boat, kidnapped, rock, pantyhose, water, rope, teenage girl, punch, elderly man, quest ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Shock Invasion (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: In one night, a red flash fills the planet's sky, instantly paralyzing mankind into a bloody feast for the alien invaders. But there is hope, as Ral Foster wakes up to find himself unaffected. After discovering his neighbor is also immune to ...
Plot: splatter, violence, alien invasion, alien, gun, gore, laser gun, military base, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The League Of Five (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of mexican super heroes decide to join forces to combat the forces of evil.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, ghost, superhero team, skeleton, imaginary, master villain, heroes, unlikely friendships, super villain, young heroes, monster, friendship ...
Place: mexico, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Lupin the Third: The Mystery of the Hemingway Papers (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A bloody civil war is the setting for Lupin's latest caper; the leader for one of the factions holds documents written by Earnest Hemingway and contain the location of a remarkable treasure. With Goemon and Jigen fighting on opposite sides of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, wanted, partners, escapades, cons and scams, law enforcement, head of state, crime, police detective, criminal heroes, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: europe, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lupin the Third: From Russia with Love (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lupin III along with his gang want to steal the lost treasure of the Romanov Royal family, this treasure is an immense quantity of gold hide underground in the United States behind the placement of a corrupt bank. But to have the gold, Lupin and his ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, master criminal, partners, manhunt, chase, royal family, hitman, mysterious character, crimes, law enforcement, police detective, chases and races ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: russia, japan, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Buddhism Monks (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Plot: rap, love, dancing, violence, ninja, punch, muslim, pistol, slap, evil, murder, kung fu ...
Place: hong kong, america, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Silent Möbius (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In a futuristic Tokyo, several policewomen fight a monster. One of them, Katsumi Liqueur, remembers where she saw it before... Katsumi Liqueur, an American-born woman of Japanese descent, travels to Tokyo to visit her mother, Fuyuka, who is sick in ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: police operation, danger, gunshot, sick mother, monster, magical power, green hair, alien, shower, power, tough girl, occult ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The mysterious island of Houraijima has reappeared after 50 years, and with its reappearance has brought the attack of four gods, the Shitoushin, who have their eyes set on the powers that protect and sustain the island. Now it's up to Inuyasha ...
Style: serious
Plot: island, adventure, rivalry, escapades, danger, good versus evil, heroes, vengeance, fight, older actors younger roles, demon, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon's Dictionary (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While Lupin does enjoy racing for the sport of it, the prize in an antique car grand prix across Europe is Lupin's only goal. The prize is a dictionary that once belonged to Napoleon. More importantly, the dictionary was also once owned by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, heist, race, dictionary, obsessive quest, chases and races, partners, master criminal, on the run, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, madrid, france, new york, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sukeban Deka (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: There are some places a cop can never go, like high school. Blackmailed with the fate of her mother on death row, Saki Asamiya trades in her prison blues for a school-girl's uniform and discovers a pit of vipers festering in up-scale Takanoha ...
Plot: helicopter, whip, brainwashing, extortion, drugs, sister, torture, secret weapon, police, undercover, high school, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Psycho Pass 3: First Inspector (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Inspector Kei Mikhail Ignatov finds himself involved with an organization named Bifrost with the possibility of freeing his wife if he betrays Unit One. Koichi Azusawa coordinates an assault on the Public Safety Bureau tower using his hacker Obata, ...
Style: seinen, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, futuristic
Plot: cyberpunk, conspiracy, police, distopia, violence, criminal, fighting crime, rivalry, uncover truth, crimes, law and order, team ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Trinity Seven: Heavens Library & Crimson Lord (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The series focuses on the adventures of Arata Kasuga, a high school student, who is targeted by Lilith, a teacher at a mystical school. Given three choices in an effort to help save the breakdown phenomenon of the world by evil forces and while ...
Style: ecchi
Plot: harem, sword fight, magic, dragon, end of the world, parallel world, violence, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Transylvania, Lupin III, the notorious international thief, is hung and no one is more suprised to learn of that than Lupin III himself, who was alive and well and nowhere near that area at that time. The answer to that mystery, begins to surface ...
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immortality, world spanning, adventure, palaces castles and temples, escapades, crimes, partners, master criminal, chases and races, danger, chase ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, transylvania, europe, romania, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A simple diamond heist leads Lupin into the machinations of a bizarre cult. The cult is based around the prophecies of Nostradamus, and they kidnap Julia, the daughter of Douglas, a wealthy American who is seeking the presidency, along with ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, skyscraper, kidnapping, rescue, child in peril, religions or cults, escapades, heroes, partners, criminal heroes, danger, gang ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, brazil, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dirty Pair: Project Eden (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sent to the planet Agerna to investigate a feud between two opposing factions, Kei and Yuri must find out why strange creatures are attacking vezorium test plants.
Plot: bubble bath, mutant, wine, mad scientist, smuggling, police, thief, woman in bathtub, bathtub
Time: 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%