Movies like Riding Bean

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Riding Bean (1989)
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Riding Bean (1989)
Original name: ライディング・ビーン
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A superhuman outlaw courier and his female partner/manager are framed for the kidnapping of a millionaire's daughter.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, chase, frame up, adventure, crimes, heroes, mystery, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, law enforcement, rivalry, righting the wronged, rally, missing person, terrorist, money, car, police, violence, gun, superhuman powers, graphic violence, super strength ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and humorous films with plots about escapades, crimes, adventure, danger, gun, heroes and rivalry mostly in Animation, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Riding Bean: Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987), Lupin III: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006), Lupin III: Angel Tactics (2005), Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996), Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Goemon's wedding to Murasaki Inabe, daughter of a samurai clan's leader, is interrupted when the Fuma ninjas attack, kidnapping the bride-to-be and demanding her family's ancient treasure as ransom. Lupin, Jigen, Goemon and Fujiko ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, thief, woman in danger, wanted, escapades, criminal heroes, master criminal, rescue, danger, crimes, chases and races, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A simple diamond heist leads Lupin into the machinations of a bizarre cult. The cult is based around the prophecies of Nostradamus, and they kidnap Julia, the daughter of Douglas, a wealthy American who is seeking the presidency, along with ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, skyscraper, kidnapping, rescue, terrorism, child in peril, crime gone awry, adventure, escapades, partners, criminal heroes, danger ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, brazil, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Lupin III: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a successful heist at the race track, Lupin has his sights set on a valuable diamond set to be displayed in seven days. His plan is complicated when he saves a young girl named Michelle from a group of thugs. Michelle's father is very ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, obsessive quest, escapades, chase, criminal heroes, law enforcement, race against time, wanted, race track, chases and races, police detective, master criminal ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Eden of the East the Movie II: Paradise Lost (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Accused of terrorism and feeling the heat, Saki's high-tech crew is in the crosshairs. Meanwhile, the shroud of mystery covering Takizawa is lifted as he and his fellow Selecao make their final moves. Every game must come to an end. For those ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, rivalry, danger, mystery, deadly, intrigue, dishonesty, state affairs, heroes
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Lupin III: Angel Tactics (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stolen from the famous "secret" Air Force base, Area 51, Lupin's most recently stolen treasure holds a secret. Four "Bloody Angels," the toughest women Lupin has ever faced, want the treasure for their own terrorist ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, heist, samurai, obsessive quest, partners, adventure, chase, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, space and aliens, law enforcement ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, las vegas, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon's Dictionary (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While Lupin does enjoy racing for the sport of it, the prize in an antique car grand prix across Europe is Lupin's only goal. The prize is a dictionary that once belonged to Napoleon. More importantly, the dictionary was also once owned by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, car chase, dictionary, race, crimes, escapades, crime, on the run, law enforcement, obsessive quest, wanted, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, madrid, france, new york, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lupin has set his sights on a the national treasure of the country of Zufu, placed for safe-keeping on a mysterious floating island by the country's late king. The island's super-intelligent defense mechanism, however, proves to be too ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: island, treasure hunt, imaginary kingdom, wanted, save the princess, anti hero, anti heroes, manhunt, obsessive quest, rescue, kidnapping, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, rebellion, life is a bitch, rivalry, fighting the system, escapades, danger, society, chaos, heroic mission, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Golgo 13: Queen Bee (1998)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Based on Takao Saito's graphic novel, Golgo 13 is Japan's most celebrated and notorious assassin, and a man as adept with a rifle as he is with the ladies. He meets his match here in Queen Bee, the leader of a South American liberation ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, femme fatale, mysterious character, tough heroes, terrorism, track down, chase, rivalry, life is a bitch, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Place: asia, japan, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Dagger of Kamui (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Jiro finds his mother and sister murdered at home; falsely accused, he flees to a new life and trains to be an assassin.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, treasure, revenge, old west, hitman, battles, chases and races, heroes, deadly, criminal heroes, master warrior, clergy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, hokkaido, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Batman & Mr. Freeze: SubZero (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: When a desperate Mr. Freeze, to save his dying wife, kidnaps Barbara (Batgirl) Gordon as an involuntary organ donor, Batman and Robin must find her before the operation can begin.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, chase, kidnapping, vigilantism, race against time, heroes, super villain, cryogenics, submarine, master villain, disorder, cure ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Lupin the Third: From Russia with Love (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lupin III along with his gang want to steal the lost treasure of the Romanov Royal family, this treasure is an immense quantity of gold hide underground in the United States behind the placement of a corrupt bank. But to have the gold, Lupin and his ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, master criminal, partners, manhunt, chase, royal family, hitman, mysterious character, crimes, law enforcement, police detective, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, siberia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The mysterious island of Houraijima has reappeared after 50 years, and with its reappearance has brought the attack of four gods, the Shitoushin, who have their eyes set on the powers that protect and sustain the island. Now it's up to Inuyasha ...
Style: serious
Plot: island, adventure, danger, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, heroes, vengeance, older actors younger roles, fight, scar, attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Batman: Gotham Knight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Explore Bruce Wayne's transition from his beginning as a tormented vigilantee to The Dark Knight of a crumbling metropolis with six distinct chapters but intended to be viewed as a whole.
Style: anthology, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, fighting crime, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, justice, heroes, gadget, organized crime, crime fighter, irony of fate ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Kite Liberator (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Years after the events that transpired in Kite, Sawa's whereabouts are a mystery. During this time, rumors of a new killer have begun to circulate the city. They call her the Angel of Death, an unfeeling assassin who eliminates her targets with ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: girls with guns, deadly, vengeance, danger, hitman, law enforcement, teenage life, police detective, haunted by the past, violence, serial killer, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, danger, bounty hunter, good versus evil, outer space, anti hero, martial arts, anti heroes, vengeance, partners ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Lupin III: Green vs. Red (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a Lupin impersonator is arrested for shoplifting in Tokyo, dozens of other copycats converge on the city to clear the name of Arsene Lupin III. The real Lupin is in town too, both to watch the show and to steal a mysterious item called the Ice ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, missing person, treasure hunt, mysterious character, adventure, crimes, partners, gang, criminal heroes, uninhibited rivalry, disorder, chinese ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Lupin the Third: Sweet Lost Night (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lupin scores a "magic lamp" and finds it does hold a genie. However, the stroke of 7PM strikes, and that is the last thing he remembers. Finding himself in Singapore, Lupin must battle his way past the forces of Colonel Garlic and discover ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, partners, memory loss, adventure, obsessive quest, mysterious character, desert, dishonesty, crime gone awry, master criminal, escapades, cons and scams ...
Time: 2000s
Place: arabia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Mezzo DSA (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Mezzo DSA is a 13-episode anime series created by Yasuomi Umetsu and the first not to be licensed by Anime Works, but instead licensed by ADV Films. It is a follow up to the 2001 OVA Mezzo Forte.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: androids and robots, danger, crimes, mission, violence, crime, bullet, car, partner, girls with guns, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, serious, exciting, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, robot, conspiracy, police, save the day, crimes, heroic mission, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, space travel, computers and web, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Spriggan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An elite superhuman agent must stop a foreign military unit from seizing control of an ancient artifact that holds the key to ultimate power.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, seinen ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, good versus evil, save the world, danger, secret agents, mountain, military, swat team, superhuman powers, cyborgs, ghost, adventure ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, pentagon, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 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, super villain, crimes, secret identity, fighting crime, master villain, heroic mission, save the day, imaginary, aging ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lupin III: Alcatraz Connection (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In San Fransico, California; Lupin and his gang attempt to find the where abouts of some Gold Bars in a sunken ship that's off coast of Alcatraz Island. But a so called group called the Society Seven want the gold bars for their own reasons. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, ambition, on the run, adventure, escapades, gang, race against time, treasure hunt, conspiracy, john f. kennedy, partners, crime ...
Time: 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Lupin III: The Gold of Babylon (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In New York City, several stone tablets have been unearthed that tell a tale about the Gold of Babylon. Two Mafia families are after it as well as Lupin the 3rd himself. An old drunken woman named Rosetta appears to know much about this treasure ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: master thief, wilderness, treasure hunt, escapades, crimes, chases and races, anti hero, criminal heroes, chase, anti heroes, mysterious character, obsessive quest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.0
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Akira (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, cult film, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, motorcycle gang, experiment, military, hallucination, protest, suprisingly clever, mutation, government corruption, distopia, scientist, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, year 2019, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, futuristic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, chaos, ghost, crimes, adventure, man versus machine, supernatural, a.i., rescue, woman in danger, future dystopia, investigation ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bleach: Memories of Nobody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Karakura Town, unidentifiable spirits begin appearing en mases. While attempting to deal with these strange souls, Ichigo Kurosaki and Rukia Kuchiki meet Senna, a mysterious shinigami who wipes out most of them. Senna refuses to answer any ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: danger, adventure, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, samurai, supernatural, mystery, supernatural ability, kidnapping, ghost, collision ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last: Naruto the Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two years after the events of the Fourth Great Ninja War, the moon that Hagoromo Otsutsuki created long ago to seal away the Gedo Statue begins to descend towards the world, threatening to become a meteor that would destroy everything on impact. ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: danger, ninja, supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, heroes, master warrior, imaginary, young lovers, heroic mission, master villain ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Blood Prison (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After his capture for attempted assassination of the Raikage, leader of Kumogakure, as well as killing Jōnin from Kirigakure and Iwagakure, Naruto is imprisoned in Hōzukijou: A criminal containment facility known as the Blood Prison. Mui, the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: prison, prison life, supernatural ability, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, assassination, deadly, danger, master warrior, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Batman vs. Dracula (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Gotham City is terrorized not only by recent escapees Joker and Penguin, but by the original creature of the night, Dracula! Can Batman stop the ruthless vampire before he turns everyone in the city, including The Caped Crusader, Joker and Penguin, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, heroic mission, crimes, supernatural, fighting crime, rivalry, danger, deadly, imaginary, dracula ...
Time: 2000s
Place: transylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%