Movies like Death Trance

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Death Trance (2005)
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Death Trance (2005)
Original name: デス・トランス
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an unknown place and unknown time, a lone Samurai known only as Grave thirsts for the ultimate battle.
Style: semi serious, captivating
Plot: adventure, heroes, heroic mission, supernatural, destiny, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, samurai, supernatural power, zombie, martial arts, vampire, crimes, gang, clergy, hopes, society, chases and races, countryside, deadly, race against time, monster, ninja ...
Place: japan, asia

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Most similar movies to Death Trance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, adventure, escapades, heroic mission and imaginary mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Death Trance: Aragami (2003), The Ninja Wars (1982), Dororo (2007), Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007), Blood of the Samurai (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Aragami (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two seriously wounded samurai find refuge from a storm at an isolated temple, the home of a swordsman and a mysterious young woman. One samurai awakes to find that not only has his comrade died, but that his wounds have miraculously healed. He ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, exciting, scary
Plot: samurai, heroic mission, survival, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, martial arts, friendship, escapades, danger ...
Time: ancient history
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100%
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The Ninja Wars (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fortuneteller prophesizes that whoever marries the beautiful Ukio will become the ruler of the world. Naturally, this makes her very popular with those vying for power, particularly the insatiably greedy Lord Donjo. Only the ninja Jotaro can stop ...
Style: stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, crimes, daring rescue, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, adventure, twins, escapades, danger, rivalry, rescue ...
Place: japan, asia
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71%
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Dororo (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The hero, Hyakkimaru is a wandering "demon hunter" whose extra body parts -- 48 to be exact -- were grafted onto his head and trunk by a herb doctor who discovered him as an infant, in a process that echoes "Frankenstein" and ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, shaman, good versus evil, adventure, destiny, danger, rivalry, decapitation, curse, katana sword, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johnny Dow struggles to make a living at his small town gas station by charging motorists to see the electric guitar used by his late father a one-hit, rock and roll wonder. Legend has it the guitar was carved in the shape of a dragon's head ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, save the world, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, master villain, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Blood of the Samurai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Action Adventure starring Bryan Yamasaki, Shawn Forsythe, Michael Ng
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, supernatural, adventure, mysterious character, heroes, vengeance, gory, danger, rivalry, crimes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Azumi (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assassin. Her name is Azumi, the ...
Style: rough, serious, breathtaking, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, good versus evil, vengeance, survival, adventure, deadly, danger, elimination, introspection, visceral ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alec a courageous but impetuous knight returns to his home village having been summoned by his older brother Francis to care for their ailing father. The brothers' reunion is short-lived as a traveller terrified and half-crazed arrives to warn ...
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: daring rescue, heroic mission, adventure, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, danger, rivalry, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In wake of the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), a group of Japanese warlords calculate that the best way to prepare an invasion of the rest of China from their southern Manchuria staging ground.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, zombie, imaginary, military, samurai, save the day, chases and races, rivalry, master criminal, battles, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Tales of an Ancient Empire (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A princess is on a quest to unite the five greatest warriors to save her kingdom from a demon sorceress.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, sorceress, adventure, heroic mission, save the kingdom, destiny, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, wizards and magicians, conquering, vampire, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Attack of the Gryphon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a mystical land torn apart by civil war, a warrior princess must team up with a rival warrior prince to hunt down an evil sorcerer who has summoned a giant flying demon which is terrorizing their land.
Style: epic, serious, exciting
Plot: escapades, civil war, good versus evil, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, danger, uninhibited rivalry, isolation, vampire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventurer, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, danger, adventure, imaginary kingdom, daring rescue, folk hero, master villain, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Burning Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An exotic, legendary battle between the forces of good and evil comes to life as the celebrated disciples of the Shaolin Temple -- monks who practice a lethal and spiritual form of martial arts -- fight the evil followers of China's Manchu ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, gang, imaginary, heroes, master warrior, daring rescue, adventure, danger, prison, confined, crimes ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Due to a curse from his former master Profion, Damodar survived his death by Ridley Freeborn as an undead entity in pursuit of an evil artifact for some hundred years, so that he might be capable of unleashing unstoppable destruction on Izmir and ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dragon, knight, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, supernatural, heroes, rivalry, race against time, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Midnight Chronicles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the world of MIDNIGHT, it is a time of overwhelming darkness. After three ages of scheming and war, the dark god Izrador has finally defeated the heroes and armies of the free races. Now, he rules the world of Aryth with an iron fist. Enslaved ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, save the world, destiny, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary, save the kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, assassination, deadly, destiny, heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Almighty Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the demon god Loki destroys the fortress of Valhalla and steals the Hammer of Invincibility, only the young hero Thor can protect Earth from armageddon.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, danger, heroes, destiny, crimes, escapades, superhero, violence, parody, imaginary, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 10K
Bleach (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High school student Ichigo Kurosaki lives an ordinary life,besides being able to see ghosts and the blurry memories of his mother death under strange circumstances when he was a kid. His peaceful world suddenly breaks as he meets Rukia Kuchiki, a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, good versus evil, supernatural, teenager, training, monster, school, young girl, widower, adventure, heroic mission, perfume ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Zatoichi in Desperation (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zatoichi tries to save a maiden in distress in this sequel to the popular series about a blind samurai swordsman who moonlights as a masseur. Always fighting for the underdog, noble Zatoichi sets out to keep a girl from becoming a prostitute. But he ...
Style: semi serious, scary, saga, atmospheric, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, katana, adventure, golden years, prostitute, gangsters, crimes, lone wolves, gang, master warrior, hopes ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Legend of Drona (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Aditya is an orphaned and lonely young man. He soon learns that he belongs to a family of ancestral warriors who guard a mystic source of cosmic energy, and he must now take up his responsibilities.
Style: serious, exciting
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroes, martial arts, legends and myths, parallel world, danger, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, heroic mission, destiny ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Legend of the Phoenix (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two magically powerful monks who were separated at birth are reunited to fight the King of Hell.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, escapades, heroes, adventure, ambition, save the world, twins, danger, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, martial arts ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Gamera the Brave (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Toru Aizawa, a 11 year old boy suddenly finds a tiny egg on a red mysterious stone. the egg hatches and comes out an abnormal little turtle (Toto) which not only grows rapidly, but also flies in the air and even blows fireballs. At the meantime, a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mutant, dangerous animal, save the day, escapades, supernatural, danger, legends and myths, rivalry, giant monster, save the planet, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Legend of Eight Samurai (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The evil Hikita clan rises from the dead to fulfill a curse on the Satomi clan by restoring the face of their warlord by using the skin of Princess Shizu. In the process of trying to capture her, the clan murders her entire family, but Princess ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, master warrior, heroes, martial arts, princess, bow and arrow, blood, hopes, zombie, adventure, supernatural, imaginary ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Samurai Resurrection (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shiro Amasuka, dead leader of the Shimbara Revolt is resurrected from hell with the desire of overthrowing the shogunate for killing his companions. To do this , he resurrects an army od living dead swordsmen. Between him and his goal, only Yagyu ...
Style: suspenseful, epic, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, battles, shogun, deadly, vengeance, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, zombie, rivalry, heroes, supernatural ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mr. Vampire (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror.
Style: humorous, scary, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, martial arts, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, zombie, clergy, supernatural ability, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 4K
Wolfhound (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: He was doomed to die, but managed to survive, and now his mission is to revenge for the annihilation of his tribe. He is the great warrior who calls himself Volkodav, and is the last man from the tribe of Serie Psi (Grey Hounds). After escaping ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: heroes, magic, bravery, sword fight, battles, escapades, adventure, supernatural, vengeance, revenge, danger, rivalry ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4K
Jade Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Netherlands, China, Estonia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago in ancient China, a love struck sword hero fights against his destiny. He wants another chance to be reunited with his loved one and he gets that chance, in a far away place and a far away time, in the cold north, in modern ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, reincarnation, danger, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, supernatural ability, good versus evil, escapades, curses spells and rituals, destiny, imaginary ...
Place: finland, china, asia, europe
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40%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules comes to the aid of a young woman who is seeking the lost city of Troy. Eventually, Hercules leads her to a camp of refugees from the city, which has been taken over by Hera's Blue Priests. Hercules helps the refugees take back the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, warrior, heroes, hercules, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, supernatural, rivalry, mutant, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, heroes, escapades, adventure, battles ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dragon Hunter (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Orphaned as a baby when his parents were killed in a vicious orc attack, Kendrick of Elwood was raised by his elder brother, Darius. Now, after years of absence, a new danger emerges, more lethal than the threat of orcs or men. Reports of dragon ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, adventure, heroic mission, battles, heroes, race against time, daring rescue, supernatural, danger, master warrior, rivalry, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dragon Crusaders (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this sword-and-sorcery extravaganza, a group of marauding Knights Templar suffers a curse that transforms them into monsters, driving them to square off against an evil dragon obsessed with annihilating the entire world.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: dragon, curses spells and rituals, adventure, danger, rivalry, fugitives, heroes, escapades, pirate, imaginary, wizards and magicians, ship ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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