Movies like Renaissance

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Renaissance (2006)
 6.6
 16K
Renaissance (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, UK, Belgium, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To find Ilona and unlock the secrets of her disappearance, Karas must plunge deep into the parallel worlds of corporate espionage, organized crime and genetic research - where the truth imprisons whoever finds it first and miracles can be bought but at a great price.
Style: neo noir, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, enigmatic, stylized, surreal, futuristic, twist ending, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monopoly, investigation, police detective, corporation, disappearance, crimes, rescue, law enforcement, woman in danger, life is a bitch, society, confined, theft, victim, police investigation, drug dealing, identity, medical research, distopia, secrets, kidnapping, surveillance, brutality, adaptation, french ...
Time: future
Place: paris france, europe, france

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Most similar movies to Renaissance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out futuristic, stylized, serious and suspenseful films with plots about danger, cyberpunk, imaginary, rivalry, future dystopia, society and androids and robots mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Renaissance: A Scanner Darkly (2006), Metropia (2009), Black Magic M-66 (1987), Patlabor: The Movie (1989), Memories (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.
Style: psychedelic, psychological, neo noir, philosophical, stylized ...
Plot: drug abuse, losing-it hero, undercover, disorder, addiction, society, fighting crime, cyberpunk, future dystopia, surveillance, schizophrenia, hallucination ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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100%
 6.2
 8K
Metropia (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, oil reserves are nearly depleted and Europe is connected by series of underground tunnels. While navigating these tunnels, Roger hears voices, one in particular. Seeking a way to rid himself of the voice only leads Roger deeper ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, distopia, society, chaos, corporate crime, life is a bitch, future dystopia, corporate crimes, mind control, dystopic future, surveillance, bomb ...
Time: future
Place: europe, scandinavia, paris france, eastern europe, stockholm sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Black Magic M-66 (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, adventure, crimes, a.i., ghost, man versus machine, supernatural, chaos, investigation, journalism, rescue, race against time ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Patlabor: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, robot, conspiracy, police, save the day, crimes, technology gone awry, computers and web, space travel, future dystopia, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.5
 18K
Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: surreal, exciting, futuristic, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, outer space, space travel, adventure, memories, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, steampunk, war, violent, poison gas ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.2
 18K
Psycho-Pass (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Psycho-Pass is a Japanese anime television series that takes place in the future where it is possible to instantaneously measure a person's mental state, personality, and the probability that a person will commit crimes with a device installed ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: cyberpunk, partners against crime, human nature, police investigation, graphic violence, master criminal, mastermind, future dystopia, crimes, chase, society, criminal ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 4: Ghost Stands Alone (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The upcoming installment's story takes place amidst signs of postwar reconstruction in the winter of 2028. Tensions are rising in New Port City as demonstrations are held concerning the interests of foreign cartels. This leads to a shooting ...
Style: stylized, dark, humorous, twists and turns, philosophical ...
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, cyberpunk, technology gone awry, mind game, government agency, law enforcement, uncover truth, a.i., fighting crime, track down, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Groundbreaking director Mamoru Oshii continues to push the boundaries of art and anime with this universally acclaimed cyber thriller following cyborg detective Batou as he tries to unravel the reasons for a murderous robot revolt in the year 2032. ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, investigation, androids, crimes, good versus evil, fighting crime, mind game, computers and web, escapades, loss of partner ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the year 2000 (between the events of Patlabor and Patlabor 2), when the level of Labor accidents begin to escalate around Tokyo Bay, police detectives Kusumi and Hata are assigned to investigate. What they discover leads to a series of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, neo noir, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, investigation, a.i., save the world, fighting crime, genetic engineering, technology gone awry, robot, androids and robots, giant robots, chaos, bio weapon ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 2000
Place: asia, tokyo, japan, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 457
Sin: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., heroic mission, rivalry, fighting crime, save the world, investigation, leadership, heroes, undercover, adventure, race against time, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ghost in the Shell (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the year 2029, the barriers of our world have been broken down by the net and by cybernetics, but this brings new vulnerability to humans in the form of brain-hacking. When a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster' begins ...
Style: philosophical, mind bending, exciting, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, cyberspace, hacker, cyborgs, policewoman, androids and robots, chase, mind game, technology gone awry, distopia ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 14 years after third impact, Ikari Shinji awakens to a world he does not remember. He hasn't aged. Much of Earth is laid in ruins, Nerv has been dismantled, and people who he once protected have turned against him. Befriending the enigmatic ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, surreal, futuristic ...
Plot: androids and robots, homosexual subtext, future dystopia, save the world, space travel, worldwide chaos, life is a bitch, young heroes, society, escapades, apocalypse, father son relationship ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ross Sylibus is assigned to a police unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named Naomi Armitage, who seems to have links to the victims. To stir ...
Style: serious, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, technology gone awry, heroic mission, haunted by the past, future dystopia, chaos, law enforcement, rebellion, master villain, escapades, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two years have passed since the final battle with Sephiroth. Though Midgar, city of mako, city of prosperity, has been reduced to ruins, its people slowly but steadily walk the road to reconstruction. However, a mysterious illness called Geostigma ...
Style: visually appealing, clever, suspense, tense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, warrior, motorcycle chase, creature, future dystopia, androids and robots, rescue, adventure, heroes, plague, fantasy world, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Fantastic Planet (1973)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Fantastic Planet tells the story of “Oms”, human-like creatures, kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue giants called “Draags”. The story takes place on the Draags’ planet Ygam, where we follow our narrator, an Om called Terr, ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, atmospheric, adult animation, futuristic ...
Plot: distopia, pets, nudity (full frontal - brief), revolution, injustice, rebelliousness, master and servant, heroes, rivalry, life is a bitch, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ghost in the Shell Arise: Border 2 - Ghost Whisper (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Freed of her responsibilities with the 501 Organization, Motoko Kusanagi must now learn how to take orders from Aramaki. Someone hacks the Logicomas, and Batou enlists the help of former army intelligence officer Ishikawa and former air artillery ...
Style: stylized, serious, psychological, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: androids and robots, cyberpunk, terrorism, a.i., undercover, mind game, technology gone awry, mystery, fighting crime, partners against crime, partners, police investigation ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the year 2029, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster'. Ghost in the Shell 2.0 is a reproduced version of its original 1995 ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, female spy, cyberspace, hacker, terrorism, woman fights a man, future dystopia, anti heroine, uncover truth, mind game, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mardock Scramble: The First Compression (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Rune Ballot is a down-and-out teen prostitute in Mardock City. One day, she's picked up by an ambitious casino manager named Shell who gives her everything she could want. Renewed by a false innocence, a false past, and now the false life Shell ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, starting over, androids and robots, vengeance, crimes, artificial intelligence, heroes, woman in danger, rivalry, cyberpunk, investigation, secret organization ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.3
 78K
The Animatrix (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and ...
Style: philosophical, exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, future dystopia, cyberpunk, save the world, technology gone awry, a.i., alternate reality, hacker, androids and robots, cyberspace, heroes, martial arts ...
Time: future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story takes place in the year 2034, two years after the events in Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG. Female cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi has left Public Security Section 9, an elite counter-terrorist and anti-crime unit specializing in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, futuristic, atmospheric
Plot: androids and robots, hacker, crimes, adventure, investigation, politics, terrorism, future dystopia, cyberspace, undercover, fighting crime, a.i. ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 1: Ghost Pain (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The story is set in 2027, one year after the end of the fourth non-nuclear war. New Port City is still reeling from the war's aftermath when it suffers a bombing caused by a self-propelled mine. Then, a military member implicated in ...
Style: sexy, enigmatic, melancholic, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, fight scenes, moral ambiguity, investigation, character study, police investigation, ghost, fantasy world, love story, imagination, androids ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the future when technological enhancements and robotics are a way of life, Major Motoko Kusanagi and Section 9 take care of the jobs that are too difficult for the police. Section 9 employs hackers, sharpshooters, detectives and cyborgs all in an ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, cyborgs, cyberspace, hacker, man versus machine, a.i., mind game, investigation, robot, heroes, fighting crime ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2030s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Inspector Kei Mikhail Ignatov finds himself involved with an organization named Bifrost with the possibility of freeing his wife if he betrays Unit One. Koichi Azusawa coordinates an assault on the Public Safety Bureau tower using his hacker Obata, ...
Style: seinen, atmospheric, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police, conspiracy, cyberpunk, criminal, rivalry, team, fighting crime, crimes, uncover truth, law and order, organized crime, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by the creator of Ghost in the Shell, a young female soldier Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos survive through the post World War 3 apocalyptic New York in search of human's future hope, the legendary city of ...
Style: mecha, exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, post apocalypse, heroic mission, save the world, cyberpunk, female warrior, good versus evil, graphic violence, heroes, demolished city, battle zone ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - The Laughing Man (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
Story: The year is 2030 and six years have passed since a criminal known only as "The Laughing Man" swept through top medical nanotechnology firms committing acts of cyber-terrorism, kidnapping, and espionage leaving no known suspects. New ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: cyberspace, investigation, hacker, a.i., mind game, terrorism, law enforcement, dishonesty, future dystopia, fighting crime, kidnapping, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 139K
9 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world. All humans are gone, and it is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their ...
Style: surreal, adult animation, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: post apocalypse, steampunk, vestiges of humanity, apocalypse, technology gone awry, man versus machine, save the world, fate of humanity, distopia, life is a bitch, heroes, parallel world ...
Time: future, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The Joker is back with a vengeance, and Gotham's newest Dark Knight needs answers as he stands alone to face Gotham's most infamous Clown Prince of Crime.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, heroes, crimes, fighting crime, master villain, secret identity, heroic mission, save the day, righting the wronged, aging, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Battle Angel Alita (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Hunter Warrior and cyborg healer named Ido formerly lived in the floating land of Zalem, the paradise that hovers above the refuse heap of Scrap Iron City in which he now resides with his former lover, Chiren. In his travels as a bounty hunter — ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, bleak, futuristic
Plot: bounty hunter, cyberpunk, androids and robots, distopia, cyborgs, apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), robot, graphic violence, future dystopia, genetic engineering, killer robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Mars. Days before Halloween 2071. Villains blow up a tanker truck on Highway One, releasing a deadly virus that kills hundreds. Fearing a bigger, even more devastating biochemical attack, an astronomical reward is offered for the arrest and capture ...
Style: atmospheric, witty, surreal, exciting, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorism, mars, good versus evil, bounty hunter, martial arts, outer space, vengeance, heroic mission, crimes, partners, gang ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 21K
Metropolis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Duke Red has overseen the construction of a massive Ziggurat to extend his power across the whole planet. Tima, a robot-girl built in the image of his deceased daughter, is at the core of these plans. However, after escaping the Duke's clutches ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: metropolis, steampunk, robot, megalomaniac, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, save the day, uncover truth, adventure, self discovery, androids and robots, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%