Movies and TV shows like Berserk

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Berserk (1997)
 8.5
 22K
Berserk (1997)
Original name: 剣風伝奇ベルセルク
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Guts, a man who calls himself "The Black Swordsman" looks upon his days serving as a member of a group of mercenaries, the Band of the Hawk, nicknamed "the Grim Reaper of the Battlefield." Led by an ambitious, ruthless, and intelligent man named Griffith, together they battle their way into the royal court, and are forced into a fate that may change their entire lives.
Style: epic, exciting, bleak, serious, rough, dark, macabre, sinister, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tragic hero, supernatural, vengeance, danger, one man army, supernatural ability, heroes, battles, mercenary, destiny, master warrior, military, massacre, dark fantasy, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, monster, ambition, demon, violence, imaginary, deadly, torture, warrior, slasher ...
Time: middle ages, 90s

Most similar movies to Berserk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about danger, rivalry, supernatural, heroes, escapades, adventure and imaginary mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Berserk: Claymore (2007), Hellsing Ultimate (2006), Devil May Cry (2007), The Record of the Lodoss War (1990), Beowulf (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 11K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized
Plot: monster, supernatural, danger, unlikely partners, imaginary, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, heroes, suffering, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III - The Advent (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A year has passed since Guts parted ways with the Band of the Hawks. Meanwhile, his former mercenary group is plotting a rescue mission to save an imprisoned Griffith.
Style: serious, dark, sinister, macabre, biting
Plot: good versus evil, military, danger, blood, demon, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, supernatural, battles, vengeance, heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Berserk: The Golden Age Arc I - The Egg of the King (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Guts, an immensely strong sword-for-hire, has little direction in his life, simply fighting one battle after the next. However, this all changes suddenly when he meets and is bested by Griffith, a beautiful and charismatic young man who leads the ...
Style: serious
Plot: mercenary, duel, sword fight, blood, gore, danger, rivalry, military, rage, supernatural ability, heroes, battles ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, dark humor, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, danger, monster, imaginary, immortality, gunfight, anti heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, nazism, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II - The Battle for Doldrey (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Band of the Hawk participates in the Midland war campaign. On the bloody battlefield, they conquer decisive victories that lead them to Doldrey, an old fortress that will decide the outcome of the war.
Style: serious
Plot: gore, blood, imaginary kingdom, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, military, rivalry, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, heir heiress, superior, supernatural, rivalry, agent, good versus evil, imaginary, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Record of the Lodoss War (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Born in battle, baptized in fire, it's kingdoms have been ravaged by war for thousands of years. Now, an evil stirs, an ancient goddess of destruction awakened by an evil wizard. A party of six is forged to defeat this threat, or die in the ...
Style: serious, stylized
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, danger, rescue, anti heroes, imaginary, heroic mission, adventure, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 154K
Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, monster, sin, dragon, heroic mission, legends and myths, folk hero, good versus evil, weakness, vengeance, ancient, duel ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 26K
Elfen Lied (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, rough, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: split personality, supernatural ability, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, social misfits, experiment gone awry, evil, mutant, memory loss, childhood trauma, gore, psychopath ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.3
 55K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, friends, good versus evil, training, warrior, young heroes, danger, heroes, supernatural ability, village, adventure, master warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 38K
Bleach (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, 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, comic, humorous, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, supernatural ability, adventure, heroic mission, evil force, danger, monster, imaginary, teenage life, heroes, death, psychic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, young heroes, heroic mission, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, master villain, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas - The Myth of Hades (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 390 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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, legends and myths, adventure, destiny, supernatural, save the world, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, escapades, master warrior, battles, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.9
 13K
InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Kagome Higurashi is a modern day young girl who lives with her family by the old Higure shrine. Unbeknownst to Kagome, she is the reincarnation of priestess Kikyo and posseses the "Jewel of Four Souls" (the Shikon jewel). One ill-fated ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: journey, creature, monk, disguise, mission, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, escapades, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 31K
Ninja Scroll (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold... or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways and ...
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, surreal, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, ninja, martial arts, master warrior, supernatural, violence, duel, gold, monster, village, good versus evil, megalomaniac ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.0
 25K
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, stylized, bloody
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: danger, supernatural, secret identity, friends, survival, supernatural ability, murder, youth, good versus evil, dark fantasy, explosion, hunt down ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 2K
Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This story is about the flow of fate and the battle to keep the world on the right path. Aladdin is a boy who has set out to explore the world after being trapped in a room for most of his life. His best friend is a flute with a djinn in it named ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, imaginary, supernatural, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, youth, young heroes, hopes, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.6
 8K
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: stylized, serious, tense, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: knight, legends and myths, good versus evil, zodiac, master warrior, reincarnation, destiny, prophecy, swords and armor, god or devil, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, asia, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
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: bleak, stylized, serious, exciting
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, adventure, dangerous animal, supernatural, chaos, danger, afterlife, androids and robots, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.9
 10K
Soul Eater (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set at the "Death Weapon Meister Academy", the series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid. Trying to make the latter a "death scythe" and thus fit for use ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, school, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, master warrior, transformation, witch, save the world, curses spells and rituals, friendship, mad ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Sword Art Online (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The players of a virtual reality MMORPG, Sword Art Online, are trapped and fighting for their very lives. After it is announced that the only way to leave the game is by beating it, Kirito—a very powerful swordsman—and his friends take on a ...
Style: touching, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: swords and armor, danger, master warrior, survival, computers and web, fall in love, love and romance, adventure, monster, trapped, death, sword fight ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In the year 199X, human civilization has been all but destroyed by a nuclear holocaust. In an age where the strong rule over the weak, the survivors of the fallout struggle over the remaining supply food and water left. Kenshiro, successor to an ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, blood, desert, injustice, society, danger, nuclear holocaust, heroes, life is a bitch, superhuman powers, heroic mission ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 4K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, ghost, contests and competitions, supernatural ability, friendship, samurai, good versus evil, youth, ambition, supernatural, shaman, championship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 4K
Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: princess, friendship, superhero, save the world, good versus evil, supernatural, young heroes, imaginary, superhuman powers, adventure, rivalry, queen ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.7
 14K
Afro Samurai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Story: A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.In the Afro Samurai world there are many headbands and they signify the best fighters in the world. If a person should hold number 1, they are ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, death, african american, danger, martial arts, vengeance, sexual activity, warrior, imaginary, escapades, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: feudal japan, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Final Fantasy: Unlimited (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
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: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: a.i., space and aliens, escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, adventure, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, orphan, danger, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.3
 8K
Fate/Zero (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
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, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: holy grail, master warrior, supernatural, adventure, escapades, mortal combat, ambition, rivalry, epic battle, mercenary, destiny, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend (1989)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Legend has it that the human race is not the only dominant civilization living on Earth. Two other races exist in this world: the Makai (a demon race) and the Juujinkai (a half-man, half-beast race). Once every 3,000 years, a supreme being known as ...
Style: epic, erotic, rough, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hentai, parallel world, obsession, good versus evil, danger, apocalypse, sex, tentacle, monster, gymnasium, demon, violence ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, future, 80s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Naruto Shippuden (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Naruto Shippuuden is the continuation of the original animated TV series Naruto.The story revolves around an older and slightly more matured Uzumaki Naruto and his quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, villain, friendship, team, young heroes, mission, good versus evil, heroes, ninja, training, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 641
3x3 Eyes (1991)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of a young man named Yakumo Fuuji, who through a strange series of events becomes the immortal slave of the last of a race of 3 Eyed immortals. The immortal absorbs his soul to save his life, making him immortal in the process. Now, he ...
Style: exciting, scary, offbeat, stylized, serious ...
Plot: high school, zombie, legends and myths, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, adventure, escapades, rivalry, deadly, heroes, gory, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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