Movies that are like Paprika 2006

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 7.7
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Paprika
Original name: パプăƒȘă‚«
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, twists and turns, serious, psychedelic, cerebral, philosophical, enigmatic, suspenseful, reflective, colourful, dark, interesting, mind bending, melancholic, futuristic, disturbing, clever, meditative, intellectual, talky, absurd, surprise ending
Plot: dreams, mental illness, surveillance, guilt, surrealism, paranoia, alter ego, amateur detective, male nudity, imagination, investigation, storytelling, fantasy world, psychology, creativity, future dystopia, visceral, art, dream, loneliness, philosophy, twists & turns, childhood, violent, mentor, crimes, coming of age, betrayal, life philosophy, technology, brutality, dialogue, existentialism, transformation, dystopic future, obsession, firefly, life & death, plot twist, alternate reality, sexualized violence, mythology, human nature, missing person, introspection, doctors and patients, chaos and mayhem, parallel world, psychoanalysis, dream girl, procession, research, mad scientist, dishonesty, law enforcement, society, mermaid, fairy, chaos, advertising, power relations, life is a bitch, abuse, suicide, jealousy, villain, deception, fictional reality, therapist, impersonating, psychiatrist, theme park, hallucinations, thief, question, scientist, virtual reality, movie theatre, butterfly collection, butterfly, giant robot, police, flashback, toy robot, video telephone, sweaty face, jumping, rotoscoping, banner, kimono, wish fulfillment, television reporter, erased memory, personality change, trapped in an elevator, hospital room, false memory, asperger's syndrome, refrigerator, piloted giant robot
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Japan
90 min.
 8.3
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence
Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Japan
100 min.
 7.6
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out enigmatic, atmospheric, stylized and surreal films with plots including storytelling, brutality, twists & turns, dialogue, danger, mentor and existentialism themes mostly in Sci-Fi, Animation and Thriller genres. Some movies like Paprika: Perfect Blue (1997), Metropolis (2001), A Scanner Darkly (2006), Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (2007), Gozu (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.9
 38K
Perfect Blue
Genre: Animation, Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, tense, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, disturbing, mind bending, cerebral, realistic, enigmatic, intense, brutal, dark, suspense, twist ending, interesting, clever, macabre, talky, stylized, harsh, dark humor, scary, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, murder, serial killer, insanity, violence, rape, surrealism, stalking, singer, mentally unstable, split personality, mental illness, psychology, innocence lost, violent, paranoia, twists & turns, dreams, identity, brutality, murder mystery, stylish, storytelling, imagination, woman in danger, paranoid, vengeance, police investigation, sexualized violence, pornography, alter ego, visceral, stalker, sexual abuse, corruption, firefly, gory, giant robots, loneliness, mystery, danger, secrets, plot twist, dialogue, actress, dark hero, media, male nudity, fantasy world, mind game
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   88%
 
 7.3
 18K
Metropolis
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Style: futuristic, stylized, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting, colourful, melancholic, interesting, talky, enigmatic, dark, clever
Plot: robot, rebellion, steampunk, violence, corruption, androids and robots, urban, utopia, save the day, androids, alternate reality, giant robots, chaos and mayhem, storytelling, metropolis, danger, stylish, fantasy world, dialogue, imaginary, adventure, runaway, technology, catastrophe, youth, art, destiny, mad scientist, loneliness, animals, chaos, greed, dark hero, uncover truth, alter ego, adaptation, self discovery, mentor, violent, future dystopia, betrayal, brutality, obsession, imagination, sexualized violence, humanity, weapons, twists & turns, dreams, heroic mission
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   66%
 
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Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, philosophical, cerebral, suspenseful, enigmatic, reflective, atmospheric, breathtaking, melancholic, surreal, intellectual, interesting, bleak, talky, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, philosophy, robot, artificial intelligence, androids and robots, cyborgs, violence, storytelling, existentialism, alternate reality, terrorism, humanity, technology, androids, uncover truth, computers and web, art, twists & turns, dialogue, loneliness, imagination, life & death, vengeance, good versus evil, crime, metaphysics, brutality, fantasy world, crimes, greed, sexualized violence, violent, creativity, giant robots, danger, distopia, fight scenes, escapades, culture clash, catastrophe, weapons, obsession, dystopic future, corruption, imaginary, alone in the world, law enforcement, rivalry, society
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, hong kong, asia, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   89%
 
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious, futuristic, melancholic, disturbing, cerebral, enigmatic, dark, suspenseful, philosophical, reflective, breathtaking, bad ending, interesting, bleak, talky, emotional, intense, twist ending, depressing, dark humor, ambiguous ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: insanity, apocalypse, violence, depression, end of the world, death, brutality, loneliness, a.i., psychology, giant robots, androids and robots, man versus machine, obsession, art, storytelling, save the world, twists & turns, vengeance, heroic mission, pornography, visceral, space wars, philosophy, mecha, danger, hospital, catastrophe, existentialism, violent, mental illness, escapades, dialogue, heroes, culture clash, police investigation, imaginary, solitude, rivalry, secrets, dreams, artist, parallel universe, chaos, body horror, parenthood, fight scenes, youth, life philosophy, adaptation
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   82%
 
A Scanner Darkly
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: surreal, stylized, clever, bleak, psychological, psychedelic, offbeat, twists and turns, serious, cerebral, philosophical, talky, dark, atmospheric, futuristic, interesting, enigmatic, twist ending, dark humor, depressing, non-linear, suspenseful, intellectual, disturbing, mind bending, melancholic, harsh, tense, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: drug abuse, surveillance, addiction, schizophrenia, cyberpunk, drug addiction, drugs, undercover cop, paranoia, surrealism, existentialism, undercover, conspiracy, marijuana, philosophy, identity, neo noir, postmodernism, dystopic future, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, future dystopia, weed, adaptation, working undercover, paranoid, urban, twists & turns, psychology, insanity, crimes, stylish, distopia, depression, life philosophy, dialogue, imagination, plot twist, heroin, corruption, dishonesty, mental illness, brutality, crime gone awry, creativity, greed, violent, pornography, brain, cocaine
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   50%
 
Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth
Genre: Animation, Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Style: stylized, psychological, serious, futuristic, enigmatic, cerebral, talky, melancholic, reflective, atmospheric, philosophical, absurd, surreal, dark, colourful, dark humor, clever, ironic, interesting, macabre, bleak, breathtaking
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, androids and robots, high school, death, hospital, evil alien, splatter, psychology, master villain, vengeance, save the world, father son relationship, storytelling, sexualized violence, brutality, twists & turns, adventure, giant robot, surrealism, future dystopia, childhood, heroic mission, dark hero, fight scenes, space travel, catastrophe, dialogue, danger, art, mentor, weapons, culture clash, visceral, escapades, pornography, mental illness, stylish, heroes, mecha, blood, space and aliens, self discovery, parents and children, distopia, destiny, sarcasm, loneliness, high school life, secrets, teenage life
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   80%
 
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, dark, psychological, interesting, breathtaking, talky, bleak, futuristic, cerebral, reflective, surreal, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., death, mentor, male nudity, loneliness, violence, giant robots, androids and robots, adventure, man versus machine, vengeance, psychology, existentialism, depression, storytelling, alien encounter, save the world, violent, alternate reality, catholicism, dialogue, future dystopia, culture clash, runaway, technology gone awry, visceral, space travel, clones, pornography, space wars, brutality, art, redemption, danger, catastrophe, apocalypse, dark hero, heroes, creativity, revenge, sexualized violence, transformation, imaginary, parent child relationship, childhood, chaos, life philosophy, rivalry, firefly, betrayal
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   74%
 
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 7.0
 10K
Gozu
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, dark humor, serious, offbeat, enigmatic, disturbing, suspenseful, absurd, psychological, sexual, art house, psychedelic, scary, macabre, stylized, ironic, dark, cerebral, non-linear, melancholic, artsy, bleak, breathtaking, erotic, talky
Plot: obsession, hotel, gangsters, surrealism, brutality, paranoia, insanity, death, male nudity, restaurant, visceral, gory, paranoid, murder, violent, pornography, splatter, crazy, crime, mentor, yakuza, psychopath, existentialism, hitman, small town, demons, psychology, guilt, crimes, twists & turns, cult, creativity, danger, deadly, dialogue, loneliness, catastrophe, transvestism, deadpan, life philosophy, vengeance, fantasy world, gays and lesbians, crime gone awry, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), dreams, mental illness, runaway, secrets
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   58%
 
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Style: surreal, futuristic, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, psychological, serious, enigmatic, melancholic, exciting, dark, cerebral, bad ending, tricky, reflective, intellectual, clever
Plot: apocalypse, loneliness, androids and robots, father son relationship, robot, young heroes, alternate universe, end of the world, storytelling, save the world, space opera, future dystopia, psychology, vengeance, heroic mission, life philosophy, space travel, existentialism, dialogue, danger, fantasy world, escapades, catastrophe, fight scenes, giant robots, heroes, imaginary, clones, betrayal, rivalry, art, parallel universe, depression, moral ambiguity, life is a bitch, mentor, drinking, space and aliens, unlikely friendships, death, guilt, battles, society, technology, chaos, transformation, manipulation, twists & turns, hotel, finnish
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, battleship, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   56%
 
Tetsuo, the Iron Man
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, sexual, stylized, serious, futuristic, art house, disturbing, offbeat, enigmatic, suspenseful, scary, psychedelic, melancholic, non-linear, cerebral, artsy, tense, absurd, meditative, ironic, talky, harsh, psychological, breathtaking, intellectual, bleak, reflective, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: transformation, cyberpunk, surrealism, splatter, androids and robots, gory, visceral, factory, insanity, mad scientist, metal, gore, art, superhuman powers, existentialism, imagination, urban, zombie, brutality, life philosophy, creativity, apocalypse, hit and run, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, loneliness, paranoid, future dystopia, maze, life & death, pornography, storytelling, memory loss, cult, violent, dreams, dialogue, guilt, technology gone awry, mutant, catastrophe, good versus evil, fetishism, danger, violence, deadly, technology, male nudity, mentor, imaginary
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   77%
 
 7.4
 8K
The Cure
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, surreal, meditative, dark, gloomy, art house, disturbing, cerebral, bleak, scary, melancholic, stylized, macabre, twist ending, reflective, suspense, bad ending, dark humor, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, police investigation, mystery, insanity, mental illness, psychology, mysterious character, crime, amnesia, visceral, murder mystery, identity, obsession, mind game, surrealism, brutality, guilt, haunted by the past, paranoid, gory, twists & turns, memory loss, secrets, psychosis, junkyard, stranger, interrogation, hotel, prostitute, interview, hallucination, record player, supernatural, splatter, woman in danger, imagination, psychopath, storytelling, existentialism, demons, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, pornography, paranoia, neo-noir, justice, life philosophy
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   62%
 
 7.6
 13K
Memories
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, interesting, dark humor, enigmatic, dark, dramatic, reflective, suspenseful, tense, clever, bleak, breathtaking, humorous, satirical, cerebral
Audience: boys' night
Plot: steampunk, surrealism, laboratory, androids and robots, storytelling, ship, imagination, ghost, weapons, loneliness, sacrifice, save the world, distopia, obsession, brainwashing, childhood, culture clash, memory, dystopic future, future dystopia, war, depression, fantasy world, classical music, investigation, heroic mission, technology, death, moral ambiguity, mentor, art, fight scenes, creativity, space travel, paranoia, greed, violent, transformation, animals, anthology, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, society, chaos, haunted by the past, space and aliens, battles
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   68%
 
Patlabor: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, talky, suspenseful, exciting, philosophical, melancholic, tense, bleak, light, atmospheric, enigmatic, harsh, breathtaking, cerebral, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, investigation, suicide, giant robots, fighting the system, technology, good versus evil, neo noir, fight scenes, violence, vengeance, weapons, a.i., crime, runaway, doctors, greed, stylish, corruption, cyberpunk, androids and robots, police investigation, master villain, culture clash, betrayal, art, dark hero, adventure, fighting crime, character study, fantasy world, honest, surveillance, distopia, mentor, police, dialogue, censorship, screwball, existentialism, visceral, death, idealism, conspiracy, male nudity, man versus machine, workplace, adaptation, samurai, pornography
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
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Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, dark, suspenseful, tense, exciting, heartbreaking, melancholic, depressing, harsh, interesting, brutal, atmospheric, psychological, philosophical, enigmatic, suspense, rough, bloody, disturbing, surreal, breathtaking, talky, dramatic, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, tragedy, dark hero, terrorism, storytelling, violent, twists & turns, future dystopia, alternate reality, brutality, secrets, firefly, vengeance, corruption, police investigation, stylish, danger, guilt, fantasy world, conspiracy, gratuitous violence, betrayal, deadly, pornography, depression, art, visceral, greed, sexualized violence, intrigue, dialogue, rebellion, loneliness, assassination, suicide, runaway, vigilantism, distopia, siblings relations, philosophy, idealism, vigilante, little red riding hood, haunted by the past, political unrest, politics, crimes, heroes, resistance fighter, social issues
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   61%
 
 8.1
 129K
Akira
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious, epic, futuristic, dark, intense, enigmatic, bloody, exciting, interesting, psychological, philosophical, bad ending, cerebral, bleak, breathtaking, brutal, disturbing, suspenseful, talky, tech noir, adaptation directed by original author, comic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, violence, brutality, blood, motorcycle, gore, gang, distopia, anti heroes, violent, storytelling, experiment, visceral, dialogue, stylish, dystopic future, gory, corruption, supernatural ability, rescue, dark hero, vengeance, weapons, insanity, sexualized violence, post apocalyptic, greed, pornography, gangs, twists & turns, technology, military, complex characters, experiment gone awry, imagination, apocalypse, rebelliousness, unlikely friendships, philosophy, stadium, motorcycle gang, army, mutation, future dystopia, heroic mission, psychic, battles, chaos, danger, heroes
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   58%
 
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: futuristic, stylized, atmospheric, witty, serious, surreal, exciting, melancholic, humorous, talky, interesting, suspenseful, clever, tense, intense, philosophical, enigmatic, cynical, dark, light, post modern, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mars, vengeance, revenge, chase, violence, bounty hunter, betrayal, space travel, outer space, neo noir, race against time, fight scenes, visceral, terrorism, stylish, complex characters, dialogue, dark hero, sexualized violence, brutality, storytelling, violent, future dystopia, sarcasm, danger, space and aliens, halloween, mentor, crime gone awry, deadly, secrets, alter ego, adaptation, weapons, good versus evil, culture clash, escapades, art, transformation, fantasy world, loneliness, assassination, heroes, partners, terror, heroic mission, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, hacker
Time: 21st century, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
 7.7
 11K
Tekkonkinkreet
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, colourful, atmospheric, bleak, melancholic, bloody, enigmatic, psychedelic, reflective, cerebral, talky, macabre, harsh, dark, breathtaking, disturbing, heartbreaking, lyrical, surreal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, violence, urban, gang, heroic mission, homeless, life & death, childhood, good versus evil, cyberpunk, stylish, art, firefly, crimes, brutality, loneliness, adventure, danger, giant robots, corruption, violent, fantasy world, escapades, crime, gangster, character study, storytelling, runaway, minotaur, yakuza, flying, heroes, transformation, orphan, imagination, insanity, rivalry, visceral, friendship, catastrophe, creativity, vengeance, mischievous children, segregation, mentor, save the day, adaptation, life philosophy, siblings relations, depression
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   57%
 
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, intense, dark, suspenseful, bloody, reflective, interesting, dark humor, talky, bleak, surreal, philosophical, ironic, harsh, clever
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, loneliness, man versus machine, end of the world, storytelling, vengeance, save the world, dark hero, violent, future dystopia, fantasy world, dialogue, heroic mission, brutality, visceral, giant robots, violence, adventure, danger, psychology, fight scenes, mecha, heroes, pornography, insanity, relationships, imaginary, gory, rivalry, adaptation, weapons, sexualized violence, space and aliens, crime gone awry, catastrophe, adolescence, mentor, evil alien, demons, apocalypse, sarcasm, mental illness, cult, technology gone awry, art, depression, culture clash, twists & turns, blood, good versus evil
Time: future, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   69%
 
Movie in collections
 7.4
 66K
The Animatrix
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, interesting, philosophical, dark, futuristic, bleak, rough, intense, enigmatic, colourful, surreal, suspenseful, cerebral, breathtaking, atmospheric, clever, sequel to cult film
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: man versus machine, alternate reality, cyberpunk, transformation, robot, virtual reality, dark hero, a.i., postmodernism, rebellion, apocalypse, storytelling, violence, alone in the world, stylish, save the world, mythology, fight scenes, philosophy, technology, humanity, imagination, fantasy world, brutality, future dystopia, dystopic future, secrets, violent, creativity, distopia, sexualized violence, heroic mission, dialogue, technology gone awry, art, androids, vengeance, first contact, danger, betrayal, visceral, childhood, heroes, revolution, twists & turns, gory, video game, imaginary, rivalry, chaos
Time: future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   59%
 
Tetsuo II: Body Hammer
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Style: surreal, serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, art house, atmospheric, absurd, harsh, cerebral, melancholic, enigmatic, talky, bad ending, stylized, brutal, psychedelic, disturbing, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, surrealism, cyberpunk, violence, androids and robots, life philosophy, gang, master villain, visceral, brutality, insanity, telephone conversation, rooftop, urban, superhero, superhuman powers, existentialism, creativity, fighting crime, storytelling, transformation, pornography, stylish, apocalypse, revenge, sexualized violence, chaos and mayhem, male nudity, dialogue, alternate reality, future dystopia, catastrophe, splatter, technology gone awry, mad scientist, parenthood, good versus evil, cyborgs, stupidity, crimes, imagination, guilt, multiple storylines, identity, danger, mentor, deadly, escapades, cult
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   61%
 
 8.0
 524K
Twelve Monkeys
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, serious, cerebral, absurd, non-linear, bleak, twists and turns, dark, twist ending, interesting, tricky, enigmatic, clever, stylized, philosophical, intellectual, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, mind bending, reflective, tense, remake of french film, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, apocalypse, insanity, paranoia, virus, time loop, imagination, alternate reality, psychology, memory, mental illness, social misfits, mystery, postmodernism, dystopic future, end of the world, post apocalyptic, twists & turns, changing the past or future, psychiatry, storytelling, plot twist, plague, destiny, technology, distopia, race against time, existentialism, paranoid, save the world, philosophy, genius, first contact, parallel universe, greed, humanity, stockholm syndrome, catastrophe, alone in the world, alternate universe, creativity, dialogue, future dystopia, underground, psychiatrist, memory loss, chases and races, subterranean, monkey, deadly
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, year 1917, year 1990, year 1996, 1910s
Place: philadelphia, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   100%
 
 6.6
 14K
Pulse
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Style: scary, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, psychological, serious, dark, frightening, melancholic, enigmatic, disturbing, meditative, bleak, tense, surreal, macabre, suspense, talky, philosophical, bad ending, reflective, cerebral, asian horror
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, internet, suicide, isolation, ghost, apocalypse, ghosts, loneliness, death, transformation, visceral, computers and web, mystery, existentialism, confined, splatter, computer, student, catastrophe, depression, end of the world, demons, dialogue, first contact, technology, drinking, obsession, maze, twists & turns, alternate reality, solitude, mentor, storytelling, brutality, creativity, haunted house, police investigation, dreams, adaptation, technophobia, lifestyle, plastic bag, urban decay, suicide by jumping, florist, shadow, missing, liquid, alone
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, asia, latin america, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
 7.9
 7K
Mind Game
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious, psychedelic, offbeat, colourful, touching, talky, gloomy, breathtaking, disturbing, melancholic, humorous, enigmatic, art house, exciting, harsh, reflective, macabre, bleak, dark humor, cerebral
Plot: self discovery, afterlife, surrealism, existentialism, changing the past or future, adventure, introspection, art, imagination, storytelling, brutality, couple relations, gangsters, firefly, creativity, life philosophy, crime gone awry, life & death, violent, fantasy world, childhood, escapades, character study, vengeance, loneliness, stylish, heaven, hopes, complex characters, eccentricity, imaginary, pornography, gunfight, artist, catastrophe, dealing with death, hospital, runaway, siblings relations, culture clash, family in danger, new love, cruelty, visceral, miraculous event, insanity, righting the wronged, mentor, censorship, life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 6.5
 15K
The Congress
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration: 122 min.
Style: futuristic, surreal, stylized, serious, thought provoking, psychedelic, philosophical, clever, mind bending, enigmatic, dark, psychological, melancholic, breathtaking, talky, cerebral, satirical, emotional, harsh, colourful, disturbing, reflective, atmospheric, intellectual
Plot: drugs, postmodernism, actor's life, existentialism, artists and showbiz, alone in the world, imaginary, alternate reality, obsession, utopia, creativity, life & death, distopia, brutality, society, identity, fantasy world, aging, dreams, adaptation, storytelling, art, innocence lost, technology, immortality, moral dilemma, hotel, mental illness, parents and children, depression, catastrophe, child illness, clones, twists & turns, paranoid, rebellion, runaway, future dystopia, greed, mentor, life philosophy, imagination, culture clash, parallel world, philosophy, capitalism, drug addiction, drug abuse, insanity, cause and meaning
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
 7.7
 172K
Dark City
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: stylized, psychological, atmospheric, bleak, suspense, gothic, serious, cerebral, dark, futuristic, surreal, enigmatic, mind bending, philosophical, interesting, melancholic, clever, tech noir, surprise ending
Plot: mystery, memory, chase, neo-noir, memory loss, mad scientist, existentialism, alternate reality, identity, amnesia, alien, surrealism, plot twist, postmodernism, urban, dark fantasy, evil alien, imagination, storytelling, maze, noir, dystopic future, twists & turns, technology, aliens, distopia, investigation, post apocalyptic, secrets, philosophy, stylish, first contact, on the run, psychology, humanity, loneliness, mentor, destiny, creativity, murder, future dystopia, chaos, duel, chases and races, crimes, deadly, haunted by the past, disorder, parallel world, manipulation
Time: future, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
 6.7
 15K
Renaissance
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Style: futuristic, bleak, atmospheric, serious, stylized, gloomy, suspenseful, colourful, twist ending, cerebral, breathtaking, clever, reflective, sexy, dark, surreal, talky, enigmatic, melancholic, cynical, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, kidnapping, french, immortality, investigation, cyberpunk, surveillance, neo-noir, neo noir, future dystopia, noir, stylish, twists & turns, storytelling, secrets, existentialism, confined, sexualized violence, dialogue, crimes, monopoly, utopia, creativity, danger, art, law enforcement, society, distopia, life is a bitch, conspiracy, life & death, life philosophy, drug dealing, brutality, fantasy world, mentor, rescue, president, victim, identity, theft, disappearance, beauty, boss, corporation, police, scientist, pornography, adaptation, catastrophe
Time: future
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   51%
 
 6.9
 68K
Stay
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, surprise ending, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, twist ending, cerebral, realistic, non-linear, enigmatic, intellectual, gloomy, bad ending, art house, artsy, melancholic, suspenseful, mind bending, tricky, philosophical, tense, clever, reflective, interesting, absurd, psychedelic, suspense
Plot: psychiatrist, mystery, suicide, guilt, obsession, surrealism, storytelling, death, memory, student, life & death, dreams, existentialism, psychology, doctors and patients, twists & turns, imagination, parallel universe, time loop, psychiatry, plot twist, insanity, life philosophy, alternate reality, art, first contact, creativity, maze, unfulfillment, paranoia, mentor, identity, catastrophe, crazy, power relations, loneliness, philosophy, mentally unstable, secrets, memory loss, suicide attempt, paranoid, obsessive quest, schizophrenia, metaphysics, race against time, clones, amnesia, chases and races, parallel world
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
 6.6
 17K
Suicide Club
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, dark humor, serious, offbeat, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, art house, bloody, enigmatic, ironic, absurd, harsh, macabre, melancholic, stylized, reflective, brutal, satirical, bad ending, non-linear, atmospheric, artsy, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, gory, police investigation, surrealism, brutality, death, cult, violence, vengeance, gore, insanity, hospital, kidnapping, blood, supernatural ability, police, splatter, torture, chaos and mayhem, mystery, life & death, pornography, visceral, existentialism, violent, gratuitous violence, crimes, mentor, art, deadly, male nudity, law enforcement, murder, storytelling, secrets, dialogue, runaway, sexualized violence, police corruption, chaos, family drama, twists & turns, creativity, stylish, crazy, catastrophe, women, supernatural, life philosophy, culture clash
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   63%
 

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 7.4
 156K
Pi
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, stylized, cerebral, serious, intellectual, enigmatic, artsy, mind bending, philosophical, realistic, art house, tense, dark, talky, interesting, disturbing, clever, intense, bleak, melancholic, suspenseful, avant garde
Plot: mathematics, insanity, obsession, genius, paranoia, mentor, dreams, science, surrealism, religion, conspiracy, judaism, existentialism, metaphysics, paranoid, god, storytelling, psychology, losing-it hero, philosophy, imagination, secrets, cyberpunk, twists & turns, prodigy, greed, loneliness, schizophrenia, mental illness, technology, creativity, visceral, dialogue, art, eccentricity, first contact, obsessive quest, stylish, migraine, headache, mathematician, religions or cults, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment, hacker, rabbi, delusion, code, alienation
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
 7.3
 70K
Videodrome
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychological, dark humor, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, erotic, satirical, sexual, rough, art house, cynical, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychedelic, bleak, mind bending, talky, macabre, dark, intellectual, absurd, stylized, harsh, gothic, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, cult, obsession, brainwashing, surrealism, television, pornography, violence, cyberpunk, insanity, sex, male nudity, manipulation, paranoia, tv show, torture, postmodernism, technology, gore, mysterious character, bdsm, alternate reality, murder, visceral, reality tv, splatter, investigation, violent, brutality, hallucination, censorship, mind game, paranoid, sexualized violence, psychology, voyeurism, metaphysics, media satire, life & death, twists & turns, tv station, suicide, existentialism, technology gone awry, serial killer, media, life philosophy, crime gone awry, catastrophe, addiction
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   61%
 
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