Movies and TV shows like Speed Grapher

If you like "Speed Grapher" you are looking for atmospheric, serious and suspenseful movies or TV shows about / with supernatural ability, stalking, private detective, danger, parent child relationship, imaginary and curses spells and rituals themes of Animation, Crime and Drama genre shot in Japan or Philippines.
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Speed Grapher (2005)
 7.2
 851
Speed Grapher (2005)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan, Philippines
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the new Tokyo, where every fetish has a face, burned-out war photographer Tatsumi Saiga is slumming in the tabloid wasteland. Sent to dig up dirt on the underground elite, he stumbles upon a depraved ritual below the city—and before the night ends, a single kiss from a young beauty named Kagura Tennouzu ignites a chain of events that could force the entire ruling class to their knees.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: supernatural ability, stalking, private detective, danger, parent child relationship, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, surrealism, photographer, mother daughter relationship, society, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, promiscuity, journal, violence, domestic violence, jealousy, photograph, dysfunctional family, fetish, greed, bdsm, money ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo

Most similar movies to Speed Grapher

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and stylized films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, supernatural ability and deadly mostly in Animation, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Speed Grapher: Darker Than Black (2007), Dance in the Vampire Bund (2010), RahXephon (2002), Black Bullet (2014), Broken Saints (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Darker Than Black (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Anime television series created, directed and written by Tensai Okamura and animated by Bones.
Style: rough, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, secret agents, future dystopia, supernatural, dark past, paranormal phenomena, escapades, rivalry, fate of humanity, top secret, transformation, fighting crime ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Dance in the Vampire Bund (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Mina Tepeş, the Princess of the ancient covenant and ruler of all vampires, wants her race to stop hiding from the humans. Using her vast wealth, she has paid off Japan's entire national debt and by doing so, gained the right to create a ...
Style: bleak, serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, imaginary, supernatural, danger, samurai, heroes, violence, tragedy, conspiracy, amnesia, romance, teenage love ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.2
 2K
RahXephon (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, mecha, psychological
Plot: save the world, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, a.i., society, life is a bitch, danger, youth, escapades, future dystopia, chaos ...
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.0
 2K
Black Bullet (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Virus Gastrea menyebar seperti api, membuat setiap wadah yang terinfeksi bermutasi dengan cepat, mendapatkan kekuatan baru dan kemampuan dengan setiap tahap perkembangan, bahkan saat mereka terus menyerang, membunuh dan menginfeksi beberapa host ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Plot: heroes, imaginary, danger, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, plague, rivalry, monster, post apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 484
Broken Saints (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: In the quiet corners of the globe, four strangers – a cynical American programmer, an aging Japanese priest, a troubled Arabic mercenary and a mysterious Fijian girl – receive a series of chilling apocalyptic visions. Desperate to understand ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, saga ...
Plot: mystery, destiny, conspiracy, religions or cults, creator, chaos, future dystopia, escapades, danger, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, society ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Lunar Legend Tsukihime (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Shiki Tohno is a boy who, after an accident as a child, is able to see strange lines coming from objects and people. He has to wear special glasses to stop seeing them. If he cuts some of these lines, he destroys people connected to them. One day he ...
Style: gothic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, mystery, haunted by the past, imaginary, rivalry, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Infinite Stratos (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future, a Japanese scientist engineers a powered exoskeleton called "Infinite Stratos" (IS). Possessing technology and combat capabilities surpassing those of any other arms system, the IS threatens to destabilize the world. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, mecha
Plot: youth, imaginary, high school life, society, student life, heroes, young heroes, teachers and students, social relations, androids and robots, strong female presence, power relations ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.1
 4K
Guilty Crown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitaminA program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high school boy who inadvertently obtains an ability ...
Style: mecha, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, danger, heroes, imaginary, future dystopia, teenage love, chaos, youth, fighting the system, young heroes, epidemic, terrorism ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 1K
Air (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Yukito Kunisaki is on a journey in search of the Winged Maiden who was bound to the sky centuries ago, after hearing an old childhood tale from his mother. As Yukito shows his puppet show to people in an attempt to make some money, he finds himself ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, seinen
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, romance, teenage love, youth, supernatural ability, fall in love, teenage life, impossible love, reincarnation, imaginary, social relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 643
Loveless (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Twelve year old Aoyagi Ritsuka is left with his insane mother as his only family when his brother, Seimei, is killed suddenly. After moving to a new school, he meets Agatsuma Soubi, who claims to have known his brother. Ritsuka discovers that Soubi ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, gloomy, yaoi ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, danger, supernatural ability, mystery, teenage life, vengeance, friendship, death in the family, bdsm, memory loss ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Irregular at Magic High School (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where magic is not a fairy tale but has existed for one hundred years siblings Tatsuya and Miyuki Shiba prepare to begin their studies at the elite Private Magic University Affiliated High School (Magic High School for short). Entering on ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, teenage life, supernatural ability, social relations, family relations, siblings relations, youth, imaginary, romance, supernatural, wizards and magicians, leader ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Fate/stay night (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Shirou Emiya lost his parents in a fire when he was young and was later adopted by the sorcerer Kiritsugu Emiya. Shirou is drawn into the Holy Grail War summons a female "Servant" known as Saber to protect him and obtain the Holy Grail.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, healing power, wizards and magicians, supernatural, adventure, danger, imaginary, romance, escapades, rivalry, youth, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 1K
Witchblade (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
TV show
Story: Witchblade is an anime series based on the American comic book by the same name. Instead of an adaptation of the original story, the producers decided to create an entire new setup, with all new characters. This co-production between Japanese studio ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, tense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, policewoman, supernatural, adventure, super weapon, future dystopia, escapades, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, deadly, supernatural power ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
InuYasha: The Final Act (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: InuYasha's story draws to a close but not before finding Naraku and the Sacred Jewel, and facing new enemies and new dangers.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, ghost, young heroes, danger, master warrior, imaginary, escapades, master villain ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 9.0
 222K
Death Note (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mind game, secret identity, anti hero, intelligence, anti heroes, supernatural, supernatural ability, law enforcement, serial killer, vigilante, teenage life, crimes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.6
 10K
Another (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
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, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, mysterious character, classmate, death, classmates, school, curses spells and rituals, curse, danger, teenage life, school life, accidental death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1998
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.4
 1K
No. 6 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the near future, most of mankind now lives in a handful of city states. There, for the privileged elite, life should be perfect. But for young Sion, life has become a nightmare since letting a strange boy spend the night in his apartment. ...
Style: yaoi, atmospheric, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: social differences, future dystopia, uncover truth, life turned upside down, conspiracy, society, plague, escapades, secret organization, life is a bitch, danger, teenage life ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
 426
Tokko (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: When 108 demons free themselves and start killing people, Special Public Safety Task Force, or "Tokko" for short, is formed to stop them. Some of the members have demons inside of them and can use them to enhance their own abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, supernatural, rivalry, special agents, supernatural ability, fighting crime, injustice, mind control, riddles and clues, vengeance, murder, partners against crime ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 490
Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, parallel world, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, chaos, imaginary, supernatural, society, computers and web, apocalypse, technology gone awry, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
 376
Golgo 13 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Golgo 13 is not his real name. Then again, neither is Duke Togo, Tadashi Togo, or any number of the aliases he goes by. A man of mystery, not even the world’s most prominent intelligence agencies can determine who Golgo really is, or just where he ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, hitman, danger, crimes, tough heroes, murder, mission, attempted murder, assassination, mysterious death, agent, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Paranoia Agent (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: mind bending, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: stalking, investigation, who done it, murder, mysterious character, partners against crime, serial killer, danger, police detective, monster, deadly, mind game ...
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Future Diary (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yukiteru Amano (Yuki) is a loner who never really interact with people and prefers writing a diary on his cell phone with his only companion being an imaginary friend named Deus Ex Machina, the God of Time and Space. However, Yuki soon learns that ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: social misfits, diary, contests and competitions, survival, battles, teenage life, danger, imaginary, loner, misfit, foreknowledge, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.0
 12K
Ergo Proxy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on 25 February 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō Murase, with screenplay by Dai Satō et al.. Ergo Proxy ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, psychological, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Plot: cyberpunk, society, future dystopia, murder, androids and robots, investigation, utopia, adventure, apocalypse, mysterious character, a.i., memory loss ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
Detective Conan (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The son of a world famous mystery writer, Jimmy Kudo, has achieved his own notoriety by assisting the local police as a student detective. He has always been able to solve the most difficult of criminal cases using his wits and power of reason.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: riddles and clues, private detective, secret identity, murder, who done it, prodigy, mystery, fighting crime, partners against crime, danger, rivalry, high school ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Spirit Devourer: Zero (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follows two friends, daughters of exorcists, who are now members of the government's secret Supernatural Disaster Countermeasures Division that fights demons when they appear in Japan.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, supernatural ability, deadly creature, danger, government agency, escapades, heroes, mission gone awry ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Supernatural The Animation (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: After losing their mother to a demon, two brothers grow up fighting supernatural beings.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, family in danger, haunted by the past, deadly, rivalry, ghost, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.0
 12K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: adventure, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, imaginary, suffering, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, heroes, female warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 628
Burst Angel (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Burst Angel is a Japanese animated television series directed by Koichi Ohata, from a screenplay by Fumihiko Shimo. It was produced by the Gonzo animation studio. Burst Angel takes place in the near future, after a rise in criminal activity forced ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, superhero, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, escapades, fighting crime, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, time travel, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
From the New World (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, coming of age, good versus evil, society, danger, supernatural, chaos, utopia, under the surface, uncover truth, monster, telekinesis ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.7
 2K
XXXHOLiC (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Kimihiro Watanuki, a high-schooler, is troubled by monsters and spirits who are magically attracted to him. However, nobody else can see them but him. One day, Watanuki stumbles into a shop that grants wishes, and encounters Yuko Ichihara, a ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: mysterious character, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, mystery, danger, magic, encounter, stranger, paranormal activity, psychic, grownups ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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