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Tetsuo: The Bullet Man (2009)
 5.6
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Tetsuo: The Bullet Man (2009)
Original name: 鉄男 THE BULLET MAN
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: An American named Anthony is living and working in Tokyo and married to a Japanese woman. When their son is killed by the same driver who creates the Tetsuos in previous films, he makes the transformation into Tetsuo.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, tech noir, serious, stylized, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: body horror, uncover truth, androids and robots, super weapon, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, danger, escapades, uncontrollable, chaos, buried truth, transformation, androids, metal, graphic violence, experiment gone awry, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, disorder, deadly, technology gone awry, unstoppable, weapon system ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo

Most similar movies to Tetsuo: The Bullet Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, stylized and exciting films with plots about danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, deadly, chaos and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like Tetsuo: The Bullet Man: Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992), Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989), Wicked City (1992), Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000), Gantz (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tetsuo II: Body Hammer is a 1992 Japanese science fiction/horror film directed by Shinya Tsukamoto. It is a bigger-budget reworking of the same director's 1989 movie Tetsuo: The Iron Man, utilizing similar themes and ideas to the earlier film ...
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, rooftop, telephone conversation, superhuman powers, androids and robots, cyberpunk, chaos, imaginary, heroes, danger, supernatural, crimes ...
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
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Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 1989 Japanese cyberpunk film by cult-film director Shinya Tsukamoto produced by Japan Home Video. This, his third film, is an extremely graphic but also strikingly-filmed fantasy shot in the same low-budget, ...
Style: psychological, experimental, surreal, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: metal, supernatural, hit and run, transformation, gore, superhuman powers, cyberpunk, imaginary, zombie, rivalry, urban, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Wicked City (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the popular Japanese sci-fi comic strip, "Wicked City" is about a futuristic Hong Kong on the verge of a take over by the Reptoids--ruthless monsters disguised as humans. They work amongst us, they live within us and their destiny ...
Style: bleak, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, legends and myths, uncover truth, chaos, mentally unstable, androids and robots, space wars, heroic mission, future dystopia, alien encounter, technology gone awry, strong violent content ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Godzilla returns to terrorize Japan! This time, however, Japan has two new weapons to defend themselves. The Gryphon, a high-tech ship, and the Dimension Tide, a device that creates artificial black holes! During a test of the Dimension Tide, eggs ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, save the world, escapades, dangerous animal, deadly, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, chaos, disorder, space travel ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Gantz (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, evil alien, self sacrifice, imaginary, good versus evil, afterlife, heroic mission, superhuman powers, save the world, alien encounter, graphic violence ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Meatball Machine (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Capable of making bio-mechanical weapons out of human flesh, alien parasites grotesquely invade the Earth, turning their hosts into maniacal killers who seek and destroy each other to the bloody death! And yes, it s also a human love story, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, dark humor, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, evil alien, invasion, love affair, deadly, danger, deadly creature, chaos, rivalry, terminal illness, transformation ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The War of the Gargantuas (1966)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An experimental lab animal called a gargantua escapes from his captors and is suspected to be the creature that is killing people all over the countryside. But when the gargantua from the lab appears at the same time as the evil gargantua, the two ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Plot: man eating monster, giant monster, deadly, supernatural, space and aliens, deadly creature, danger, save the world, superhuman powers, dangerous animal, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kikaider REBOOT (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The movie is set in the near future, when the “ARK Project” has initiated a program to increase the quality of human life through the peaceful use of robots. Dr. Komyoji, the chief scientist on the project, has developed a process to create a ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, touching
Plot: save the day, rivalry, good versus evil, superhuman powers, androids and robots, friendship, moral dilemma, escapades, danger, heroes, child in peril, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Gantz: Perfect Answer (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Perfect Answer begins several months after the events of the first film. Kurono is still fighting aliens under the order of Gantz, a mysterious giant black orb, and he is close to reaching the score he needs to resurrect his friend Kato. Outside his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: game of death, evil alien, survival, against the rules, chases and races, space and aliens, escapades, danger, urban, subway, sword fight, katana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: This final installment of the recent Gamera trilogy begins with schoolgirl Ayana discovering a large egg in a cave that, according to legend, houses demons. The egg hatches into a small monster, which Ayana decides to raise and quickly develops a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, revenge, superhuman powers, samurai, deadly creature, imaginary, rivalry, heroes, save the world, adventure, good versus evil, anti heroes ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Death Kappa (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions. A monster arrives in the midst of the nuclear fallout, and Japan's defenses are helpless against it. Mankind's only savior is an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: save the day, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, escapades, village, disorder, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, super soldier, soldier, deadly creature, danger, deadly, battles, technology gone awry, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
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Evolver (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Meet Evolver, the ultimate toy for the Cyberpunk generation, a virtual-reality game brought to fierce, three-dimensional life. With each battle, Evolver lives up to his name. He becomes faster, smarter and deadlier. Meet Kyle Baxter (Ethan Randall) ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Death Machine (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chaank Armaments is experimenting with the ultimate fighting machine which is part human - part machine. So far, the Hardman project has been unreliable and has killed a number of innocent people. The genius behind this project is Jack who lives in ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, crimes, deadly, danger, escapades, love affair ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Mandroid (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In his hidden laboratory deep in Russia, Dr. Karl Zimmer has invented the Mandroid, a humanoid robot which follows the motions of a man in a special control suit. He has offered the invention to the USA, who have sent Smith and Wait from the CIA for ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, androids and robots, a.i., man versus machine, experiment gone awry, undercover, inventions and discoveries, deadly, danger, investigation, rivalry, save the day ...
Place: russia, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Dark Lurking (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures
Style: tense, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, danger, secret place, deadly creature, deadly, experiment gone awry, mutant, monster, zombie, isolation, profanity, strong violent content ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Guyver: Dark Hero (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is trying to find why the Guyver unit forces him to fight and ...
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, alien, heroic mission, space travel, martial arts, chases and races, rivalry, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, alien encounter, technology gone awry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: catastrophe, mutant, chaos, battles, opponent, demolished city, dangerous animal, imaginary, escapades, deadly, danger, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Another World (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie is a post-apocalyptic horror/science fiction film. the setting is in a near post apocalyptic future where a biological warfare program goes wrong, and turns most of humanity to mindless, murderous creatures.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biological warfare, survival, zombie, tough heroes, uncover truth, danger, female warrior, apocalypse, chaos, social decay, scientist, virus ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Class of 1999 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The time is in the future and the youth gang violence is so high that the areas around some schools have become "free-fire zones", into which not even the police will venture. When Miles Langford, the head of Kennedy High School, decides ...
Style: rough, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: school, gang, juvenile delinquent, cyborgs, distopia, murder, teacher, robot, killer robot, parolee, androids and robots, power relations ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Virtual Combat (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This lively low-budget action movie is packed with martial arts, sexy sirens, and a sci-fi plot involving computers and virtual reality images that become real. The tale centers on two Nevada border officers, Dave Quarry (Don "The Dragon" ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, kickboxer, kung fu master, warrior, kung fu, virtual reality, life is a bitch, master villain, a.i., androids and robots, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
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Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, escapades, changing the past or future, danger, life is a bitch, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: It is the year 2077 and terrorist organization known as The Red Army Hammerheads now dominate the Earth. The fate of humanity now rests in the hands of The New Model, Ari Frost. Trained under the wing of Alex Rain, she must form an army of Cyborg ...
Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful
Plot: female protagonist, future dystopia, life is a bitch, man versus machine, terrorism, battles, escapades, cyberpunk, conspiracy, technology gone awry, chaos, superhuman powers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 417
Mantera (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Russia, Syria
Duration: 117 min.
Story: About a boy, Azman who stumbles upon a nano-tech glove which can transform his motorbike into body armor. The technology was designed by Dr.Natasya Irina Pushkin, a scientist at the Western Tech. Corporation. However, when she realizes that her ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, battles, robot vs. robot, chaos, youth, young heroes, heroes, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, robot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Godzilla vs. Gigan (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Godzilla's 12th film. After a accepting a job at a monster-themed park, a man learns his new employers are actually aliens who plan to use Ghidorah and Gigan to destroy earth. Godzilla and Anguirus must battle them to defend earth.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, godzilla, alien invasion, cockroach, giant monster, anti heroes, supernatural, superhuman powers, master villain, adventure, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Alien vs. Ninja (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A band of ninja warriors, led by an Iga Ninja named Yamata, witness a giant ball of fire drop from the sky and crash into the forest. When the warriors find and attempt to identify the object, they discover aliens that attack and feast on them. ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, rough, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: save the world, ninja, rivalry, heroic mission, survival, chaos, deadly, supernatural, danger, escapades, gory, rescue ...
Time: 16th century, future, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During WWII, a human heart taken from Dr. Frankenstein's lab and is kept in Japan where it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and eventually becomes an indestuctable humanoid. Later, a ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: frankenstein, world war two, false accusation, monster, scientist, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mad scientist ...
Time: year 1945, 60s, 1940s, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, germany, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Zebraman 2: Attack on Zebra City (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zebra City 2025 – music echoing across what used to be Tokyo from Zebra Queen marks the start of Zebra Time, a 5 minute window twice a day when the city population is free to commit any crime and the Vengeful Zebra Mini-Skirt Police and masked ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, superhero, save the world, imaginary, partners, danger, good versus evil, heroes, space and aliens, martial arts, heroic mission, memory loss ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Reign in Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When molecular biologist Michael Dorn is accidentally infected with a new virus he is developing, his life takes a dramatic turn. The virus turns its victims into a unique breed of elite vampires. Now on the run, with relentless bounty hunter Lance ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, virus, bounty hunter, supernatural, terminal illness, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, deadly, escapades, bloodlust, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%