Movies and TV shows like Pet Shop of Horrors

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Pet Shop of Horrors (1999)
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Pet Shop of Horrors (1999)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Story: Welcome to the most magnificent pet shop in Chinatown! Operated by the shadowy Count D, the shop specializes in rare and hard to come by pets... but with each sale comes a contract. And if that contract is broken, watch out! Detective Orcott has linked many odd and unexplained deaths to Count D's shop. Will he solve the mystery or fall prey to it?
Plot: mermaid, cookie
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and exciting films and TV series with plots about supernatural, danger, imaginary, heroes, blood, demon and escapades mostly in Animation, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pet Shop of Horrors: Paranoia Agent (2004), Mononoke (2007), Hell Girl (2005), Vampire Princess Miyu (1988), Shadow Star Narutaru (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paranoia Agent (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The infamous Shounen Bat (Lil' Slugger) is terrorizing the residents of Musashino City. Flying around on his rollerblades and beating people down with a golden baseball bat, the assailant seems impossible to catch—much less understand. His ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, bleak, scary ...
Plot: mysterious character, partners against crime, fighting crime, investigation, murder, mystery, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, serial killer, mind game ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
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Mononoke (2007)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mononoke is a spin-off of the Bakeneko story arc of Ayakashi - Japanese Classic Horror. It follows the Medicine Seller as he deals with various spirits or "Mononoke" in feudal Japan. Just like in the Bakeneko story, he combats with a ...
Plot: demon, magic, supernatural
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Hell Girl (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Story: Hell Girl, also known as Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell, is an anime series produced by Aniplex and Studio Deen. It focuses on the existence of a supernatural system that allows people to take revenge by having other people sent to Hell via the ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: vengeance, heaven and hell, grudge, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, mystery, supernatural, torment, supernatural being, female ghost ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Devil Man - Volume 1: The Birth (1987)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Akira is just another normal kid in modern-day Tokyo, until an old friend of his, Ryo, shows up and turns his world upside down. Akira learns that there is an upcoming war of demons on humanity and he has just been enlisted for a major tour of duty. ...
Plot: gore, blood, anti hero, demon, alter ego, devil, breasts, monster, transformation, destruction, friendship, bathtub
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65%
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Vampire Princess Miyu (1988)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Its central characters are a vampire girl named Miyu and her demonic companion Larva. Miyu is the daughter of both a human and a shinma (demon) and as such she was awakened as the guardian whose destiny is to hunt down all stray shinma and send them ...
Style: gothic
Plot: vampire, immortality, female vampire, violence, blood, demon, doll
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Shadow Star Narutaru (2003)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Shadow Star, known in Japan as Narutaru, which comes from the abbreviation of "Mukuro Naru Hoshi, Tama Taru Ko", is the name of a Japanese manga and of the anime series which was based on the manga. The series was created by Mohiro Kitoh ...
Style: dark
Plot: girl, starfish, creature, star, danger, darkness, apartment building, apartment, risk, curiosity, voice, dragon ...
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Supernatural The Animation (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: After losing their mother to a demon, two brothers grow up fighting supernatural beings.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, danger, family relations, supernatural, deadly creature, ghost, obsessive quest, family in danger, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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64%
Natsume's Book of Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Story: Natsume Takashi has the ability to see spirits, which he has long kept secret. However, once he inherits a strange book that belonged to his deceased grandmother, Reiko, he discovers the reason why spirits surround him.
Plot: orphan, supernatural, ghost, healing, japanese culture, slice of life, human animal relationship, monk, transformation, house, festival, cat ...
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Blood-C (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Blood-C focuses on Saya Kisaragi, an outwardly normal girl who serves as the shrine maiden to a country town; in reality, she is a skilled swordswoman charged by her father to defeat Elder Bairns, monsters who feed on human blood. As her battles ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, violence, blood, high school, gory, deadly, village, imaginary, small town, rivalry, deadly creature, young heroes ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.4
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Mushi-Shi (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: They are neither plants nor animals. They differ from other forms of life such as the micro-organisms and the fungi. Instead they resemble the primeval body of life and are generally known as "Mushi". Their existence and appearance are ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, bleak
Plot: ghost, legends and myths, nature, supernatural ability, supernatural, adventurer, adventure, good versus evil, danger, mystery, escapades, mysterious character ...
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From the New World (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Born into a world 1000 years in our future, Saki and her friends live in utopia. Not only is their idyllic community overflowing with resources, but technology is obsolete, thanks to a magical power that grants the ability to materialize anything. ...
Style: serious, exciting, offbeat, stylized
Plot: utopia, gory, deadly creature, coming of age, childhood friends, teenage life, village life, under the surface, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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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, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized
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Constantine: City of Demons (2018)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This all-new animated series from Warner Bros. Animation and Blue Ribbon Content follows DC’s popular comic book character John Constantine (voiced by the live action series star Matt Ryan), a seasoned demon hunter and master of the occult.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, gothic, enigmatic, biblical
Plot: exorcism, good versus evil, supernatural ability, god or devil, curses spells and rituals, superhero, salvation, protector, demons, mythology, redemption, fantasy world ...
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Salad Fingers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Story: The adventures of Salad Fingers, an unspecified mutated creature driven to madness by his loneliness.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, psychological, surreal, semi serious
Plot: insanity, odd, imaginary, apocalypse, mutant, mad, house, post apocalypse, schizophrenia, surrealism
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45%
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, exciting, gothic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural ability, gory, heroic mission, hell, sword, demon, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure ...
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SCHOOL-LIVE! (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Yuki Takeya, Kurumi Ebisuzawa, Yuri Wakasa, and Miki Naoki decide to stay over at school. Along with the school adviser Megumi Sakura, they suddenly find themselves to be the final survivors of a zombie attack, and continue to live and survive at ...
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Corpse Party: Tortured Souls (2013)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Heavenly Host Elementary School is a legendary elementary school for ghost stories due to its mysterious past. It was torn down following the murders and disappearances of several of its staff and students and now another school called Kisaragi ...
Style: serious, offbeat, scary, sinister, macabre ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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Place: asia, japan
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Pandora Hearts (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
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Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, daring rescue, prison, save the day, chaos and mayhem, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, chaos ...
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Place: asia, japan
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Hellsing The Dawn (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 7 min.
Story: It is September 1944 and World War II is raging in Europe. To get an advantage on the field, Nazis are experimenting with artificial vampire technologies, they are still far away from achieving their initial goal, but even the intermediate stages of ...
Plot: vampire, gore, agent, world war two, butler, mission, mad scientist, experiment, nazi
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Boogiepop Never Laughs: Boogiepop Phantom (2000)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 288 min.
Story: Boogiepop Phantom is a twelve-episode anime television series produced by Madhouse Studios, based on the Boogiepop light novel series by Kouhei Kadono, particularly that of Boogiepop and Others and Boogiepop At Dawn. The series is directed by ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, gory, murder, danger, high school, deadly, supernatural, mysterious character, doctors and patients, crimes, nobody believes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tokyo Babylon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Subaru Sumeragi, a young Onmyouji sorcerer, investigates a series of unusual murders with the aid of his twin sister and fellow Onmyouji Seishirô.
Plot: sorcerer, magic, fraternal twins, older actors younger roles, blood, train, murder, violence, gore, knife, twin sister, brother sister relationship ...
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45%
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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: serious, scary, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: zombie, high school, gory, adventure, danger, imaginary, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, destiny, high school life, legends and myths, deadly ...
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When They Cry (2006)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: After moving into the quiet town of Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi spends his days blissfully in school often playing games with his local friends. However, appearances can be deceiving. One fateful day, Keiichi stumbles upon news of a murder that had ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: psychic, village, danger, murder, torture, fear, psychopath, under the surface, harem, bloodbath, baseball bat, psycho ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, dungeon, asia
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45%
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Devilman Lady (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A supermodel is attacked by a monster which brings her inner devil out. However, she doesn't let go of her humanity, so a secret government agency asks her to help them fight the demonic forces that secretly threaten Japan and the world.
Plot: supermodel, demon, monster, multiple monsters
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Another (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 300 min.
Story: When Kouichi Sasakibara transfers to his new school, he can sense something frightening in the atmosphere of his new class, a secret none of them will talk about. At the center is the beautiful girl Mei Misaki. Kouichi is immediately drawn to her ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, offbeat, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: classmates, teenage life, mysterious character, school, ghost, student life, hospital, junior high school, curses spells and rituals, high school life, eye patch, dark fantasy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1998, 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blue Drop: Tenshi tachi no gikyoku (2007)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: All the blue drop stories revolve around a war between humanity and the Arume, an alien race consisting soley of women. Both manga series are set after the war while the anime is set before. The two manga series feature some degree of sexual ...
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: boarding school, hotshot hero, island, school, boarding school life, danger, heroes, space and aliens, double life, female protagonist, friendship, teenage girl ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Black Blood Brothers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Remnants of a vampire clan that wanted to rule the world alone, but got defeated in a war by joined forces of other vampires and humans, kidnap the brother of a vampire war veteran. He looks for them in a secret vampire city.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, rock, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, good versus evil, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, master warrior, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: asia, hong kong, japan
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Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Natsuki Subaru, an ordinary high school student, is on his way home from the convenience store when he finds himself transported to another world. As he's lost and confused in a new world where he doesn't even know left from right, the ...
Plot: death, medieval, supernatural, magic, time travel, tragedy, parallel world, time loop, alternate world
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38%
Thumbelina - A Magical Story (1992)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: fairy, magic, 2d animation, witch, toad, fantasy world, miniature person, fox
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Vampire Princess Miyu (1997)
Genre: Animation, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, destiny, high school, good versus evil, danger, heroes, hopes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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