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Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009)
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Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Afro Samurai avenged his father and found a life of peace. But the legendary master is forced back into the game by a beautiful and deadly woman from his past. The sparks of violence dropped along Afro’s bloody path now burn out of control – and nowhere are the flames of hatred more intense than in the eyes of Sio.
Style: futuristic, stylized, surreal, exciting, rough, bleak, gloomy, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, vengeance, hip hop, martial arts, adventure, crimes, supernatural, heroes, danger, master warrior, imaginary, coincidence, escapades, mortal combat, lone wolves, rivalry, criminal's revenge, violence, revenge, blood, brutality, gore, sword fight, chase, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary and violence mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Afro Samurai: Resurrection: Afro Samurai (2007), Ninja Scroll (1993), Fist of the North Star (1986), Escaflowne: The Movie (2000), Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Afro Samurai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Story: A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.In the Afro Samurai world there are many headbands and they signify the best fighters in the world. If a person should hold number 1, they are ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, death, african american, danger, martial arts, vengeance, sexual activity, warrior, imaginary, escapades, adventure, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: feudal japan, japan
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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: epic, exciting, stylized, surreal, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, ninja, martial arts, master warrior, supernatural, violence, duel, gold, monster, village, good versus evil, megalomaniac ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, humorous, stylized, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, martial arts, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, dragon, imaginary, supernatural, chaos, heroes, alien encounter, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rurouni Kenshin: Requiem for the Ishin Patriots (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The war against the Tokugawa Shogunate ended years ago. But there are some who are not happy with the outcome. Shigure Takimi watched his friends and family get slashed down in the name of freedom and prosperity. Now he and a band of desparate ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, adventure, heroic mission, crimes, master warrior, lone wolves, escapades, battles, righting the wronged, hopes, vigilantism, haunted by the past ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Fist of the North Star (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a nuclear holocaust tears the world apart, mankind is forced to the harshness of not only the oppression of others who are much more powerful, but the dead earth which seems to be getting worse with every passing moment. But a savior has risen ...
Style: rough, futuristic, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear holocaust, martial arts, chaos, tragic hero, vengeance, rivalry, blood, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, adventure, imaginary ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, rivalry, danger, adventure, master warrior, master villain, supernatural, heroes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: semi serious, exciting, intense, clever, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, street fighter, undercover, rivalry, heroes, superior, escapades, danger, master villain, heroic mission, chases and races ...
Place: japan, usa, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: stylized, atmospheric, serious, dark, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, mecha, teen angst, unrequited love, tragic hero, tragic villain, adventure, high school, dragon, coming of age, supernatural, heroic mission ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Under constant attack by monstrous creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind, U.N. Special Agency NERV introduces two new EVA pilots to help defend the city of Tokyo-3: the mysterious Makinami Mari Illustrous and the intense Asuka ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mecha, chaos, rivalry, transformation, heroes, man versus machine, evil alien, pilot, army, destruction, danger, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Heavy Metal 2000 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to the planet of youth, Tyler wipes out most of a space colony and kidnaps a ...
Style: sexy, stylized, offbeat, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, destiny, dark heroine, rotoscoping, space station, gatling gun, female protagonist, vengeance, adventure, space and aliens, escapades, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, surreal, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mecha, philosophy, loneliness, insanity, violence, youth, apocalypse, androids and robots, space wars, good versus evil, chaos, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Highlander: The Search for Vengeance (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Colin MacLeod hunts for the man responsible for the death of his love. He chases the immortal Marcus Octavius across centuries as his quest threatens to take over his life and heart. In his quest, he meets a woman who reminds him of his slain ...
Style: exciting, touching, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: idealism, samurai, redemption, immortality, revenge, society, battles, chases and races, love and romance, master warrior, vengeance, ghost ...
Time: future, 22nd century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, ancient mystery, danger, imaginary, escapades, save the world ...
Place: washington d.c., san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: D has been hired to track down Meier Link, a notoriously powerful vampire who has abducted a woman, Charlotte Elbourne. D's orders are strict - find Charlotte, at any cost. For the first time, D faces serious competition. The Markus Brothers, a ...
Style: gothic, stylized, gloomy, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, immortality, kidnapping, werewolf, mercenary, race against time, rescue, master warrior, bounty hunter, gory, danger, monster ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sword for Truth (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adult, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Shurannosuke Sakaki is a masterless samurai with a razor-sharp katana and a cold-hearted personality. Whenever you see the mark of two crossed scythes on his back, death is sure to follow. Because of his exceptional swordsmanship, Shurannosuke is ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Plot: samurai, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, imaginary, battle zone, master warrior, escapades, curses spells and rituals, rescue, military, rivalry, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Cooler has resurrected himself as a robot and is enslaving the people of New Namek. Goku and the gang must help.
Style: serious, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, imaginary, superhuman powers, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, master warrior, imaginary kingdom, chaos and mayhem, adventure, vengeance, superhero, good versus evil ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Tekken: Blood Vengeance (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in the rich Tekken universe, Tekken: Blood Vengeance 3D follows Xiaoyu Ling, seasoned martial artist and high school student, tasked by the G Corporation to infiltrate an international school in Kyoto to gather information on the mysterious ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, superhuman powers, danger, master warrior, daring rescue, tough heroes, manipulations, crimes, go public, imaginary, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, ghost, rivalry, collision, samurai, real world, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, mystery, danger ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Munich, Germany, 1923. Two years have passed since Edward Elric was dragged from his own world to ours, leaving behind his country, his friends and his younger brother, Alphonse. Stripped of his alchemical powers, he has been all this time ...
Style: serious, exciting, surprise ending, suspense, interesting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alchemy, tornado, imaginary, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, danger, heroes, heroic mission, master villain, siblings relations ...
Time: future
Place: munich germany, germany, japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, angel, chaos, pilot, space travel, imaginary, adventure, future dystopia, parents and children, battles, teenage life, man versus machine ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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23%
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
Plot: superhero, alternate timeline, race against time, time travel, adventure, save the world, villain, chases and races, hopes, danger, heroes, changing the past or future ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, paris france, big ben london, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Planet Hulk (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the Hulk becomes too dangerous for the Earth, the Illuminati trick Hulk into a shuttle and launch him into space to a planet where the Hulk can live in peace. Unfortunately, the Hulk's struggle to escape makes a malfunction in the shuttle ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, comic ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, mutant, rock, betrayal, sword and planet, escapades, adventure, imaginary, distant planet, space and aliens, family, future dystopia ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, exciting, suspenseful, serious, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rivalry, cyberpunk, future dystopia, master villain, crimes, undercover, fighting crime, heroes, millionaire, danger ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Animatrix (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
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: stylized, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, save the world, a.i., future dystopia, cyberspace, technology gone awry, imaginary, danger, alternate reality, hacker, cyberpunk, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
New Fist of the North Star (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: In the 21st century, a nuclear war turned most of the Earth's surface into a desert wasteland, which also resulted in the contamination of the Earth's water supply. A man named Sanga has built the fortified haven of the "Last ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, good versus evil, nuclear holocaust, blood, master warrior, escapades, heroes, gory, adventure, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
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Hulk Vs. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two stories featuring Marvel's anti-hero The Incredible Hulk and his encounters with the X-Man Wolverine and the god known as Thor.
Style: stylized, serious, semi serious, exciting, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: mutant, superhero, anthology, monster, espionage, supernatural, disorder, heroes, family life, countryside, undercover, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, ancient history, 80s
Place: canada, usa, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Ronin Warriors, originally Yoroiden Samurai Troopers in Japan, is one of the oldest anime series to air largely uncut to international markets. Since its U.S. re-broadcast in the summer of 1995, its popularity and fan-following has grown ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, legends and myths, heroic mission, imaginary, adventure, escapades, heroes, supernatural, parallel world, rivalry, righting the wronged ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Wizards (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An ambiguous battle between good and evil wages in a post-apocalyptic earth populated by netherworld creatures who have re-emerged after the nuclear winter. Two wizard twin brothers - the evil Blackwolf and the good Avatar - battle for supremacy. ...
Style: epic, surreal, stylized, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, surrealism, twin brother, mutant, sword fight, fairy, rotoscoping, robot, assassin, vengeance, technology ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.7
 3K
Samurai 7 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa's highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and its music was composed by Kaoru Wada and Eitetsu Hayashi. There are ...
Style: futuristic, epic, stylized, serious
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, androids and robots, chaos and mayhem, escapades, village life, rivalry, danger, imaginary, future dystopia, hopes ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: serious, stylized, exciting, melancholic, harsh ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, pilot, intergalactic, heroic mission, deadly weapon, escapades, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, supernatural ability, save the world ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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