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)
Original name: ペットショップ・オブ・ホラーズ / ペットショップ オブ ホラーズ
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, psychological and scary films and TV series with plots about supernatural, danger, imaginary, supernatural power, gore, violence and demon mostly in Animation, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pet Shop of Horrors: Paranoia Agent (2004), Mononoke (2007), The Ancient Magus' Bride (2017), Hell Girl (2005), Vampire Princess Miyu (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paranoia Agent (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
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: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: who done it, stalking, investigation, murder, danger, monster, mind game, mysterious character, partners against crime, deadly, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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95%
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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, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Ancient Magus' Bride (2017)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Chise Hatori, 15 years old. Lost, without hope, and without family, she is bought for money – not by another person, but by a non-human sorcerer named Elias. Though she hesitates, she begins life anew as his apprentice and future wife.
Style: captivating, romantic, exciting, enigmatic, stylized
Plot: supernatural, mysterious stranger, life is a bitch, changing lives, demon, young girl, magic, poverty, slice of life, hardship, forbidden love, angst ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, exciting, scary, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: vengeance, teenage boy, torment, grudge, murder, justice, good versus evil, teenage girl, fear, anguish, supernatural power, danger ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: demon, transformation, monster, breasts, alter ego, devil, anti hero, destruction, gore, friendship, bathtub, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, demon, doll, violence, immortality, female vampire, blood
⇓ 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: voice, evil, dragon, curiosity, sea, creature, ocean, stabbing, apartment building, threat, eating, hearing voices ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Boogiepop and Others (2019)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: There is an urban legend that tells of a shinigami that can release people from the pain they are suffering. This "Angel of Death" has a name—Boogiepop. And the legends are true. Boogiepop is real. When a rash of disappearances involving ...
Style: psychological
Plot: violence, high school, dementia, supernatural, gore, mutilation, angst
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, obsessive quest, family relations, ghost, danger, family in danger, supernatural ability, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, deadly, haunted by the past, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, blood, violence, high school, deadly, imaginary, deadly creature, escapades, heroes, young heroes, parents and children, village ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Promised Neverland (2019)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, rough, touching ...
Plot: friendship, murder, escapades, vengeance, dishonesty, danger, hopes, betrayal, runaway, adventure, crimes, adaptation ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, inspirational
Plot: legends and myths, nature, mysterious character, ghost, danger, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, life is a bitch, mystery, good versus evil ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Natsume's Book of Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: ghost, supernatural, human animal relationship, orphan, friendship, school, secret, spirit, cat, healing, japanese culture, slice of life ...
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56%
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Magical Mako (1970)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Mahō no Mako-chan is a Japanese anime series by Toei Animation. The story is loosely based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale The Little Mermaid. The series has been dubbed into various languages including French, Spanish, Polish and Italian. It ...
Plot: mermaid, falling in love, magic, sea, surrealism, magical girl, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Saban's Adventures of the Little Mermaid (1991)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Adventures of the Little Mermaid is an animated series produced by Fuji Television in the early 1990s, based on upon the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale The Little Mermaid. This 26-episode TV series was originally a Japanese/French co-production ...
Style: uplifting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: mermaid, misfit, ocean or sea, wizards and magicians, underwater, good versus evil, fish out of water, family, adventure, fall in love, love and romance, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: offbeat, exciting, stylized, serious
Plot: apocalypse, coming of age, utopia, chaos, supernatural, kids in trouble, under the surface, gory, society, danger, deadly creature, teenage life ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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, immortality, monster, gunfight, anti heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, imaginary, master and servant, heroes, butler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, danger, monster, suffering, heroic mission, unlikely partners, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, imaginary, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Vampire Knight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Cross Academy is an elite boarding school with two separate, isolated classes: the Day Class and the Night Class. On the surface, Yuuki Cross and Zero Kiryuu are prefects of the academy, and attempt to keep order between the students as classes ...
Style: captivating, serious, offbeat, surreal
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, school, rivalry, love, forbidden love, male female relationship, imaginary, memory loss, academy, protecting from truth, deadly ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: offbeat, dark humor, psychological, surreal, semi serious
Plot: insanity, odd, mad, mutant, apocalypse, imaginary, post apocalypse, schizophrenia, surrealism, house
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: gothic, suspense, biblical, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, god or devil, holy water, back from the dead, exorcism, salvation, demons, devil, fantasy world, fight scenes, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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%
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: mind bending, serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, village, torture, fear, danger, psychic, psychopath, paranoia, mass murder, psycho killer, rage, student ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: dungeon, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, nazi, experiment, mad scientist, agent, world war two, gore, butler, mission
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Boogiepop Never Laughs: Boogiepop Phantom (2000)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 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, bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, high school, ghost, nobody believes, terrorizing, danger, evil force, deadly, murder, mysterious character, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ 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: island, boarding school, school, boarding school life, hotshot hero, space and aliens, heroes, danger, classmate, alien invasion, working class family, japanese girl ...
Place: japan
⇓ 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: atmospheric, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: classmates, supernatural, mysterious character, death, curse, school, teenage life, danger, accidental death, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, scary, dark, disturbing, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, danger, survival, youth, young heroes, imaginary, mystery, dark past, curse, killer child, ghost child ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Devilman: Crybaby (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Akira Fudo learns from his best friend Ryo Asuka that demons will revive and reclaim the world from humans. With humans hopeless against this threat, Ryo suggests combining with a demon. With this, Akira becomes Devilman, a being with the power of ...
Style: psychological, captivating, apocalyptic, intense, bleak
Plot: satan, demons, love, demon, good versus evil, friendship, alternate reality, chaos and mayhem, save the world, contests and competitions, eroticism, biblical reference ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Pandora Hearts (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Oz Vessalius, heir to one of the duke houses, has just turned fifteen. His life is rich and carefree, darkened only by the constant absence of his father. At his coming-of-age ceremony, however, everything changes. For no reason that he can discern, ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, youth, danger, prison, chaos, coming of age, estrangement, parallel world, save the day, imaginary ...
Time: victorian era
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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