Movies and TV shows like Chrono Crusade

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Chrono Crusade (2003)
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Chrono Crusade (2003)
Original name: クロノクルセイド
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Chrono Crusade, in first position known as Chrno Crusade due to a typo in the original logo, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Daisuke Moriyama. It was originally published by Kadokawa Shoten in Comic Dragon, then a special issue of the Dragon Magazine. A 24-episode anime television series based on the manga ran from 2003 to 2004 on Fuji TV. The animation work was done by Gonzo. The series was released in North America by ADV Manga and ADV Films, titled Chrono Crusade. Set in New York during the 1920s, Chrono Crusade follows the story of Rosette Christopher, and her demon partner Chrono. As members of the Magdalene Order, they travel around the country eliminating demonic threats to society, while Rosette searches for her lost brother Joshua.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, tragic ending
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, demon, exorcist, obsessive quest, heroic mission, clergy, danger, imaginary, mind control, escapades, battles, destiny, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, nun, adventure, heroes, religions or cults, mentally unstable, society, chaos, uncontrollable, romance, christianity ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco

Most similar movies to Chrono Crusade

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about danger, rivalry, escapades, heroes, supernatural, imaginary and adventure mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Chrono Crusade: Blue Exorcist (2011), Bleach (2004), Trinity Blood (2005), D.Gray-man (2006), Fullmetal Alchemist (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric's reckless disregard for alchemy's fun­damental laws ripped half of Ed's limbs from his body and left Al's soul clinging to a cold suit of armor. To restore what was lost, the brothers scour a war-torn ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alchemy, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, rivals, rivalry, evil, heroes, supernatural, adventure, danger, alchemist ...
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Blue Exorcist (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Humans live in the world of Assiah, demons in Gehenna. The two dimensions are not meant to interfere with each other, but demons still possess creatures in Assiah in spite of this. The humans who can fight these demons are known as exorcists. Rin ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: demon, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, exorcist, exorcism, rivalry, imaginary, heroes, friendship, god or devil, school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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Bleach (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The show revolves around Ichigo Kurosaki, a good-hearted 15-year-old high school student who carries the undesired ability to see spirits. Others in his family (two sisters and his father) carry this ability to some extent as well. One evening, he ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, evil force, youth, danger, supernatural ability, martial arts, teenage life, death, supernatural, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Trinity Blood (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, suspense, seinen
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D.Gray-man (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Allen Walker, a young Exorcist with a cursed eye that can see the suffering of the Akumas created by The Millenium Earl, travels to England to the Headquarters of the exorcists, the Black Order, where his Master, General Cross Marian, has sent him ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, master warrior, chosen one, save the day, young heroes, demon ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
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100%
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: emotional, exciting, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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Tokyo Ghoul (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ken Kaneki is a bookworm college student who meets a girl names Rize at a cafe he frequents. They're the same age and have the same interests, so they quickly become close. Little does Kaneki know that Rize is a ghoul - a kind of monster that ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bloody, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dark fantasy, supernatural, danger, murder, supernatural ability, youth, secret identity, deadly creature, friends, survival, good versus evil, hunt down ...
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Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, friendship, supernatural, imaginary, young heroes, danger, hopes, rivalry, youth, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
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100%
Movie in collections
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Hellsing (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Vampires exist. It is the duty of Hellsing, an organization sponsored by the British government, to hide that frightening fact and protect the blissfully unaware populace. Along with its own personal army, Hellsing also has a few secret weapons. ...
Style: gothic, scary, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blood Lad (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, ghost, young heroes, danger, master warrior, imaginary, escapades, master villain ...
Place: japan
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Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: exciting, light, humorous, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, dragon, young heroes, youth, rivalry, imaginary, salvation, escapades, imaginary kingdom, fairy ...
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Beelzebub (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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Style: exciting, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soul Eater (2008)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: exciting, intense, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Beyond the Boundary (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: exciting, light, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: immortality, danger, heroes, supernatural, monster, religions or cults, school, adventure, love and romance, couples, friendship, rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 5K
RWBY (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 13 min.
Story: The future-fantasy world of Remnant is filled with ravenous monsters, treacherous terrain, and more villains than you can shake a sniper-scythe at. Fortunately, Beacon Academy is training Huntsmen and Huntresses to battle the evils of the world, and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, bleak, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, school, rivalry, heroes, battles, danger, supernatural power, training, escapades, fight, god, maiden ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Strike Witches (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story takes place in year 1944 and the world lives in fear of unidentified flying objects called neuroi. A young heroine Named Yoshika miyafuji joins the 501st joint wing, known as the strike witches to fight and defeat the neuroi so that way ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, ecchi
Plot: adventure, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, imaginary, danger, escapades, alien encounter, wizards and magicians, female soldier, magic, alien invasion ...
Time: 1940s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas - The Myth of Hades (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas – The Myth of Hades, also known as simply The Lost Canvas, is a manga written and illustrated by Shiori Teshirogi. It is a spin-off based on the manga series Saint Seiya, which was created, written and illustrated by ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, rivalry, supernatural ability, reincarnation, master warrior, imaginary, save the world, betrayal, legends and myths, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Corpse Princess: Part One - Aka (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Corpse Princess is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshiichi Akahito. Premiering in Monthly Shōnen Gangan on April 12, 2005, the series centers around the "Corpse Princess" Makina Hoshimura, an undead girl who is ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, track down, adventure, danger, rivalry, escapades, clergy, deadly, supernatural, monk, schoolgirl, murder ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! is a 1998 Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation and Bandai based on chapters 1-59 of the manga of the same name written by Kazuki Takahashi. The series aired on TV Asahi between April 4, 1998, and October 10, 1998. An ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: duel, artifact, adventure, heroic mission, ancient mystery, supernatural ability, good versus evil, riddles and clues, mind control, rivalry, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 2K
Slayers (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Slayers follows the exploits of the young sorceress Lina Inverse, whose life revolves around food, treasure, and fighting. After stealing treasure from a group of bandits, Lina is accosted by stragglers during her journey to the next town. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, sword and sorcery, rivalry, righting the wronged, escapades, heroes, imaginary, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, anti heroes, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 9K
Fate/Zero (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: War of the Holy Grail - Pursuing the power of the "Holy Grail" which grants a miracle, this is a contest in which seven magi summon seven Heroic Spirits to compete for it. In that battle whose conclusion was postponed three times, now, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: master warrior, adventure, holy grail, king arthur, epic battle, supernatural, escapades, rivalry, mortal combat, ambition, imaginary, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Devil May Cry (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Story: The adventures of the demon hunter Dante who himself is half demon and half human.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, legends and myths, supernatural, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, escapades, track down ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Shirou Emiya lost his parents in a fire when he was young and was later adopted by the sorcerer Kiritsugu Emiya. Shirou is drawn into the Holy Grail War summons a female "Servant" known as Saber to protect him and obtain the Holy Grail.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, healing power, wizards and magicians, supernatural, adventure, danger, imaginary, romance, escapades, rivalry, youth, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 1K
X (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chosen one, angel, childhood sweetheart, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, supernatural, rivalry, heroes, destiny, prophecy, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Final Fantasy: Unlimited (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Final Fantasy: Unlimited is an anime television series based on Square Enix's popular Final Fantasy role-playing video game franchise. Final Fantasy: Unlimited incorporates both 2D animation and 3D graphics, and takes elements from the Final ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: imaginary, heroic mission, supernatural, space and aliens, adventure, parallel world, alien encounter, danger, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Tower of Druaga: Part 1: The Aegis of Uruk (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Summer of "Anu": In a summer once every five years, demons in the mysterious Tower of Druaga lose their powers due to the magic spell cast by a god named "Anu". King Gilgamesh, ruler of the kingdom Uruk, uses the ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, bleak
Plot: adventure, heroes, apocalypse, afterlife, chaos, supernatural, escapades, rivalry, androids and robots, danger, imaginary kingdom, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Xenosaga: The Animation (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: 4000 years have passed since humanity abandoned Earth. Forced to fight an alien form of life, Gnosis, mankind developed KOS-MOS - a battle android with amazing capabilities. When a ship carrying android is being attacked, KOS-MOS gets activated and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, mecha, bleak
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, space travel, save the world, rivalry, heroes, spacecraft, imaginary, escapades, a.i., danger, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.5
 9K
Saint Seiya (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ages ago, the goddess Athena was served by fighters called Saints who channeled the power of the Cosmos within them. Now a youth named Seiya has trained to become a Saint himself by earning the mystical Cloth of Pegasus. He is joined by other Saints ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, knight, master warrior, good versus evil, reincarnation, evil force, rescue, imaginary, danger, destiny, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, asia, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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