Movies like Spriggan

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Spriggan (1998)
 6.6
 4K
Spriggan (1998)
Original name: スプリガン
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, suspense, visually appealing, complex, bloody, sexy, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mountain, save the world, secret agents, good versus evil, car chase, danger, swat team, superhuman powers, adventure, teenage life, superhero, ghost, heroes, adventurer, haunted by the past, heroic mission, chases and races, imaginary, wiretap, escapades, world domination, mind game, rivalry, race against time, undercover ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, pentagon, japan, tokyo

Most similar movies to Spriggan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, heroic mission, rivalry, adventure and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Spriggan: Ninja Scroll (1993), Appleseed Ex Machina (2007), Tekkonkinkreet (2006), Steamboy (2004), Read or Die (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 34K
Ninja Scroll (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold... or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways and ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, ninja, samurai, martial arts, supernatural, demon, violence, duel, graphic violence, heroes, good versus evil, monster ...
Time: middle ages, ancient times
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
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100%
Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: clever, stylized, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, adventure, motorcycle chase, heroic mission, rescue, plague, warrior, creature, computer animation, enemy, danger, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Appleseed Ex Machina (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: As members of ESWAT, the elite forces serving Olympus, Deunan and Briaereos they are deployed everywhere trouble strikes. Olympus finds itself under a stealth attack - cyborg terrorism, deadly nanotech zealots, and rioting citizens are just some of ...
Style: mecha, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: computer animation, terrorism, cyberpunk, terrorist, cyborgs, androids and robots, computer virus, chaos, graphic violence, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, protector ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 12K
Tekkonkinkreet (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When mysterious foreign entrepreneurs appear with the intention of tearing down Treasure Town and replacing it with an amusement park, Black and White face their greatest adversaries yet. It is up to the destructive Black to save the fate of the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, enigmatic, colourful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, adventure, good versus evil, orphan, danger, crimes, flying, yakuza, mischievous children, heroic mission, save the day, heroes ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 17K
Steamboy (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After receiving a package from his Grandfather, Rei, a young inventor living in England during the mid-19th century, has his life thrown into disarray. The package contains a "Steam Ball", a device of incredible power, and a letter asking ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: steampunk, adventure, inventor, deadly weapon, technology gone awry, heroic mission, save the world, rescue, inventions and discoveries, danger, master villain, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, future, 1860s
Place: england, london, manchester, manchester england, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.5
 1K
Read or Die (2001)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 33 min.
Story: A young female agent with a powerful psionic power over paper must stop a plot for world destruction.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, danger, race against time, apocalypse, superhero, superhuman powers ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ultimate Avengers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When a nuclear missile was fired at Washington in 1945, Captain America managed to detonate it in the upper atmosphere. But then he fell miles into the icy depths of the North Atlantic, where he remained lost for over sixty years. But now, with the ...
Style: stylized, comic, intense, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhero team, alien, one eyed man, monster, partners, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, chases and races, master villain, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 17K
Appleseed (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a utopian society created at the end of the third world war, a female warrior who has been plucked from the badlands begins to see cracks in this new facade. And what does this community have planned for the rest of humankind?
Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, a.i., vestiges of humanity, genetic engineering, apocalypse, imaginary, graphic violence, adventure, danger, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.0
 2K
The Prophecy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a Japanese city haunted by nature spirits and demons, a secret war is raging between the renegade demon Eko and a spectral warrior known as the Karas. Eko has mechanized himself and his followers to defend against the unearthly fury of the Karas; ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vampire, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, save the world, chaos, battles, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, master villain ...
Place: prague, czech republic, japan, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.0
 162K
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, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, military, motorcycle gang, experiment, protest, mutation, government corruption, distopia, scientist, nuclear holocaust, save the world, hallucination ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s, year 2019, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Based on the hit video game series, Batman must find a bomb planted by the Joker while dealing with a mysterious team of villains called, The Suicide Squad.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, danger, batman, good versus evil, vengeance, crimes, master villain, heroes, violence, brutality, murder, mental institution ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When time travel allows a past wrong to be righted for The Flash and his family, the ripples of the event prove disastrous as a fractured, alternate reality now exists where a Justice League never formed, and even Superman is nowhere to be found. ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: superhero, changing the past or future, save the world, alternate timeline, race against time, hopes, time travel, adventure, heroes, chases and races, danger, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: usa, london, washington d.c., big ben london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, harsh, melancholic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, chosen one, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural, supernatural ability, recruit, escapades, rivalry, imaginary ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Batman discovers a mysterious teen-aged girl with superhuman powers and a connection to Superman. When the girl comes to the attention of Darkseid, the evil overlord of Apokolips, events take a decidedly dangerous turn.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, save the world, good versus evil, imaginary, save the day, danger, fighting crime, superhuman powers, batman, master villain, adventure, heroic mission ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 16K
Wonder Woman (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud and fierce warrior race of Amazons have raised a daughter of untold beauty, grace and strength: Princess Diana. When an Army fighter pilot, Steve Trevor, crash-lands on the island, the rebellious and ...
Style: exciting, comic, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: female warrior, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, ancient mystery, escapades, imaginary, save the world ...
Place: washington d.c., new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Mr. Money is holding another Tenka'ichi Budokai and Mr. Satan invites everyone in the world to join in. Little does he know that Bojack, an ancient villain who has escaped his prison, is competing. Since Goku is currently dead, it is up to ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, master warrior, martial arts tournament, danger, supernatural, master villain, escapades, criminal heroes, contests and competitions, adventure, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ 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, crimes, secret identity, fighting crime, master villain, heroic mission, save the day, righting the wronged, future dystopia, millionaire ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Superman/Doomsday (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When LexCorps accidentally unleash a murderous creature, Doomsday, Superman meets his greatest challenge as a champion. Based on the "The Death of Superman" storyline that appeared in DC Comics' publications in the 1990s
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, danger, secret identity, double life, crime wave, super strength, superhuman powers, heroic mission, adventure, master villain, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, serious
Plot: androids and robots, hacker, cyberspace, imaginary, adventure, politics, investigation, crimes, terrorism, future dystopia, danger, government agency ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
All-Star Superman (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Lex Luthor enacts his plan to rid the world of Superman, once and for all. Succeeding with solar radiation poisoning, the Man of Steel is slowly dying. With what little times remains, the Last Son of Krypton must confront the revealing of his secret ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, save the world, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, heroic mission, death of protagonist, space and aliens, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It has been thirteen years since the Androids began their killing rampage and Son Gohan is the only person fighting back. He takes Bulma's son Trunks as a student and even gives his own life to save Trunks's. Now Trunks must figure out a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: time travel, martial arts, battles, genocide, alternate timeline, teacher student relationship, androids, dragon, superhero, good versus evil, distopia, chaos ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The human race is threatened by a powerful creature, and only the combined power of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter and The Flash can stop it. But can they overcome their differences to thwart this enemy using the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, light, intense ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, monster, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary, superhuman powers, master villain, cold war, secret identity, cartoon violence, alien ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 60s, year 1953 ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Escaflowne: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gaea is a mythical realm ruled by sword and sorcery and immersed in blood and violence. Thrust into a conflict she doesn't quite understand, Hitomi Kanzaki helps aid the young Prince Van as they embark upon a journey to fight the Black Dragon ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, mecha, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, unrequited love, tragic hero, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, future dystopia, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, escapades, teenage life ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After the Second Impact, Tokyo-3 is being attacked by giant creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind. The child Shinji's objective is to fight the Angels by piloting one of the mysterious Evangelion mecha units. A remake of the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, saga ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, chaos, angel, pilot, battles, androids and robots, supernatural, save the world, adventure, future dystopia, danger, heroes ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, battles, friendship, save the world, monster, imaginary, fight, adventure, teenage life, heroic mission, young heroes, secret identity ...
Time: future
Place: egypt, asia, japan, middle east, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bison, the ruthless leader of the international terrorist organization Shadowlaw, has been desperately searching for the greatest fighter on the planet for years. He finds it in Ryu, a young wanderer who never stays in one place long enough for ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, intense, clever, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, heroes, street fighter, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, danger, superior, heroic mission, master villain, chases and races ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, usa, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ben 10: Secret of the Omnitrix (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a battle in a power plant, Ben notices something strange is happening with the omnitrix, but doesn't tell anyone. Tetrax arrives, and tells them the omnitrix is broadcasting a self destruct signal. Tetrax and Ben go to find the creator of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, adventure, imaginary, save the world, heroic mission, good versus evil, young heroes, heroes, superhuman powers, master villain, child protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, 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, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, cyberpunk, danger, save the world, post apocalypse, war, heroic mission, post apocalyptic, graphic violence, heroes, demolished city ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When the Punisher takes out a black-market weapons dealer, he stumbles upon a far-reaching terrorist plot devised by a group known as Leviathan.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroic mission, supernatural ability, adventure, danger, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, rivalry, terrorism, black market, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Superman: Unbound (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Based on the Geoff Johns/Gary Frank 2008 release "Superman: Brainiac," Superman: Unbound finds the horrific force responsible for the destruction of Krypton (Brainiac) descending upon Earth. Brainiac has crossed the universe, collecting ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, save the world, heroes, superhuman powers, super strength, killer robot, tough heroes, urban, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%