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Casshern (2004)
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Casshern (2004)
Original name: キャシャーン
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Fifty years of war between the Great Eastern Federation and Europa - now merged as Eurasia - have taken their toll on planet Earth. As a result of the use of biological, chemical and nuclear weapons, much of Earth has become uninhabitable and people have become prey to new diseases. Professor Azuma's "neo-cell" project, which is supposed to be the answer to mankind's hardships, becomes a nightmare come true when mutants spawned from the experiment escape and declare war on the human race. Azuma's son Tetsuya, who was killed during the previous war, is reborn into the cyborg Casshern as mankind's last hope against the new mutant threat. This live-action sci-fi movie based on a 1973 Japanese animé of the same name.
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious, futuristic, manga, visually appealing, surreal, confusing ...
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, tragic hero, fictional war, laboratory, redemption, vengeance, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, battles, life is a bitch, society, mutant, professor, one man army, race against time, distopia, contamination, artificial intelligence, resurrection, father son relationship, genetic engineering, dark hero, post apocalypse ...
Time: future, distant future
Place: japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and futuristic films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, good versus evil, violence, adventure and martial arts mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Casshern: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), The Princess Blade (2001), Retrograde (2004), The Matrix Revolutions (2003), Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
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The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 93 min.
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Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
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Time: future, 23rd century, year 2004, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
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Duration: 129 min.
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Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
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The Wolverine (2013)
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Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
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Style: exciting, tense, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.4
 603K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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72%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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