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Daphne in the Brilliant Blue (2004)
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Daphne in the Brilliant Blue (2004)
Original name: 光と水のダフネ
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, the earth is almost entirely covered by the ocean, with only small islands and floating cities on the surface. 15-year-old Maia Mizuki is turned down by the prestigious Ocean Agency, despite her exceptional skills and superior grades. After finally being evicted from her home, she joins the Nereids squad, a group of bounty hunters who seek fugitives from justice and other dangerous missions.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, exciting, tense, suspense, contemplative, ecchi, unusual plot structure
Plot: friendship, chase, pretty girl, rescue, teenager, witchcraft, family relations, bounty hunter, hopes, treasure hunter, brother sister relationship, friend, escape, police detective, pleasure, martial artist, race, submarine, ocean, cat, money, blonde, water, greek mythology, teenage girl ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, tense and suspense films and TV series with plots about friendship, escapades, danger, heroes, rivalry, chase and rescue mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Daphne in the Brilliant Blue: Queen's Blade: Rebellion (2012), Godzilla Singular Point (2021), Astra Lost in Space (2019), Cowboy Bebop (1998), Concrete Revolutio (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Queen's Blade: Rebellion (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story is set four years after the first story-line and revolves around Annelotte, the rebelling knight princess who stands up to the tyranny of the new queen.
Style: adult animation, tense, humorous, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: rescue, chase, fall in love, chivalry, sister sister relationship, corruption, rebellion, lesbian, strong female lead, love, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, affection ...
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95%
Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: She's a thief. A killer. A saint and a scandal. She's whatever you need her to be to get the job done. She's Fujiko Mine, the slinky, sultry thread that holds Lupin III's crew together -- and this is the heist that started it all.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: master thief, friendship, escape, fall in love, heist, police officer, samurai, thief, girls with guns, male female relationship, friend, samurai sword ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Godzilla Singular Point (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Brought together by a mysterious song, a grad student and an engineer lead the fight against an unimaginable force that may spell doom for the world.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: giant monster, chaos, danger, creature, attack, monster, survival, godzilla, animal horror, prehistoric creature, netflix, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, future, 2030s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Cobra The Animation: The Psycho-Gun (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Cobra, a famous charismatic space pirate with "psychogun" for a hand, decides to renounce his ways, and become an ordinary person with a new identity. His memories do come back and he becomes a space adventurer fighting villains.
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, futuristic, tense ...
Plot: outer space, pirate, spacecraft, love interest, bounty hunter, fighting crime, adventure, good versus evil, space travel, escapades, partners, romance ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Astra Lost in Space (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2061, when space travel is now possible and commercially viable, and the students of Caird High School embark on their Planet Camp. But soon after Group B5 arrived at their planetary camp site, a mysterious and unforeseen sentient light ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, psychological, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: friendship, survival, outer space, space travel, teamwork, adventure, conspiracy, betrayal, rescue, space exploration, deadly, kidnapping ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Cowboy Bebop (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2071, roughly fifty years after an accident with a hyperspace gateway made the Earth almost uninhabitable, humanity has colonized most of the rocky planets and moons of the Solar System. Amid a rising crime rate, the Inter Solar System Police ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, stylized, atmospheric, neo noir ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, jazz, future dystopia, escapades, friendship, space travel, neo-noir, hacker, buddies, fighting crime, warrior ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Concrete Revolutio (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The stage is set in "another Japan" as a banquet of diverse superhumans unfolds... In an imaginary "age of gods" about 20 years after the war, Japan has grown and developed by leaps and bounds. What if all the superhumans ever ...
Style: exciting, feel good, contemplative, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, giant monster, heroism, deadly creature, heroes, society, death, friends, race against time, rescue, peril ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.6
 2K
The Big O (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Big O is a Japanese animated television series created by director Kazuyoshi Katayama and writer Chiaki J. Konaka for Sunrise. The writing staff was assembled by the series' head writer, Chiaki J. Konaka who is known for his work in the ...
Style: futuristic, neo noir, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: giant, androids and robots, piloted giant robot, save the day, society, imaginary, master and servant, rescue, urban, memory loss, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Blade Runner: Black Lotus (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, UK
TV show
Story: Los Angeles 2032. A young woman wakes up with no memories, and possessing deadly skills. The only clues to her mystery are a locked data device and a tattoo of a black lotus. Putting together the pieces, she must hunt down the people responsible for ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, tech noir, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, mission, deadly, heroes, danger, bounty hunter, death, rivalry, vengeance, chase, murder ...
Time: future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.2
 2K
Aldnoah.Zero (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In 1972, the Apollo 17 mission discovered a hypergate to Mars on the surface of the moon. Soon a war breaks out between Earth and Mars, and Martian soldiers begin to descend from the sky, riding steel giants, intent on exterminating humanity.
Style: suspense, futuristic, tense, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: giant robots, friendship, ambition, betrayal, rivalry, culture clash, crimes, youth, storytelling, romance, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Spy Kids: Mission Critical (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: In this animated spinoff series, Juni and Carmen Cortez must battle the evil organization S.W.A.M.P. -- without the help of their super-spy parents.
Style: captivating, tense, feel good, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: child spy, superhero, friendship, undercover, sibling relationship, good versus evil, mad scientist, fantasy world, mentor, spy, violence, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.4
 871
Tiger & Bunny (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Tiger & Bunny is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Sunrise under the direction of Keiichi Satou. The screenplay was written by Masafumi Nishida, with original character design by Masakazu Katsura. The series began its ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: superhero, advertising, good versus evil, rivalry, fighting crime, tv show, danger, media, partners, supernatural, rookie, save the day ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
 1K
s-CRY-ed (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 629 min.
TV show
Story: The aftermath of a mysterious environmental catastrophe has left the land in complete desolation! While mankind has been able to rebuild the city, the catastrophe has caused some humans to undergo genetic mutations granting them special powers and ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Promised Neverland (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood ...
Style: dark fantasy, touching, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
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Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.8
 420
Beyblade Burst (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Elementary-school student Valt Aoi is crazy about Beyblade and is best friends with Shu Kurenai, who is a prodigy at the game and has been named to the national Beyblade tournament's final four. Inspired by his friend's accomplishment, ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, tense, humorous, suspense
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Marriage of God & Soul Godannar!! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Godannar is an anime series created and directed by Yasuchika Nagaoka. The first season aired in Japan from October 1 to December 24, 2003 on AT-X. A second season later aired from April 5 to June 29, 2004. Both seasons were licensed by ADV Films ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, alien encounter, battles, space and aliens, imaginary, love and romance, danger, evil alien, escapades, fall in love, androids and robots, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Michiko & Hatchin (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place in a fictional country with cultural traces from South American countries, mostly from Brazil. The title's Michiko is a free-willed "sexy diva" who escapes from a supposedly inescapable prison fortress, while ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, prison escape, foster home, on the run, partners, orphan, crimes, friends, on the road, strong female presence, track down, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Infinity Train (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: 13-year-old Tulip finds herself on a mysterious train with an endless number of cars, each one its own universe, and must find a way to get home.
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, mysterious, intellectual ...
Audience: pre-teens
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Place: minnesota, italy, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Story: An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose ...
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Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.3
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Trigun (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Trigun takes place in the distant future on a deserted planet. Vash the Stampede is a gunfighter with a legend so ruthless he has a $60,000,000,000 bounty on his head. Entire towns evacuate at the rumor of his arrival. But the real Vash the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, futuristic
Audience: teens
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Digimon Frontier (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: 5 children receive strange messages on their cell phones that lead them to a train that takes them to the "Digital World"; a strange world filled with bizzare creatures called "Digimon". These children have been sent there to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, visually appealing, contemplative
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Remake of the hit 1960s television show. In the 21st century, Jeff Tracy, a former astronaut, amasses a colossal fortune and decides that he must use it to benefit others. His answer to this desire is to create International Rescue, a unique private ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, captivating, tense, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.9
 4K
Outlaw Star (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Outlaw Star follows the outlaw Gene Starwind and his eleven year-old business associate, Jim Hawking. Together they run a small jack-of-all-trades business on the backwater planet Sentinel III. After the two take a job as bodyguards for a mysterious ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high schooler Taiju awakens and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, he's not alone! His science-loving friend Senku's been ...
Style: captivating, intellectual, futuristic, funny, educational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: science, friendship, survival, teamwork, apocalypse, mad scientist, heroic mission, post apocalypse, environmentalism, scientist, humanity, problem solving ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Many years in the future after the exploits of Yugi Mutou, Domino City has become a shadow of its former self: Neo Domino City. There lies a strong divide between the rich and the poor, and bridging that gap proves to be difficult. Neo Domino seems ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious
Plot: rivalry, heroes, escapades, survival, danger, satellite, friendship, creature, power, card playing, cards, duel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Night Head 2041 (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
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Story: The story follows the Kirihara brothers who from a young age were incarcerated in a secure scientific facility due to their supernatural powers, having escaped after the barrier that was preventing them malfunctions. The story also follows the ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: cyberpunk, psychic power, supernatural, human experiment, runaway, super strength, supernatural power, struggle for survival, child abandonment, supernatural ability, human experimentation, brother brother relationship ...
Time: distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the future when technological enhancements and robotics are a way of life, Major Motoko Kusanagi and Section 9 take care of the jobs that are too difficult for the police. Section 9 employs hackers, sharpshooters, detectives and cyborgs all in an ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, cyborgs, cyberspace, hacker, man versus machine, a.i., mind game, investigation, robot, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, future, near future, 2030s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Golgo 13 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
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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
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.2
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Banana Fish (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Nature made Ash Lynx beautiful; nurture made him a cold ruthless killer. A runaway brought up as the adopted heir and sex toy of "Papa" Dino Golzine, Ash, now at the rebellious age of seventeen, forsakes the kingdom held out by the devil ...
Style: suspense, exciting, bleak, humorous, absurd ...
Plot: friendship, gang, investigation, weapons, self loathing, amateur detective, crimes, murder investigation, gunfight, murder mystery, uncover truth, bandit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Otherside Picnic (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Friendless college girl Sorawo finds a door to another world one day — a strangely post-apocalyptic-feeling Otherside with serene emptiness, which becomes her new “special place.” There, she meets one other human, the beautiful and independent ...
Style: captivating, contemplative, colourful, sincere, entertaining ...
Plot: alternate universe, female protagonist, survival, obsessive quest, monster, paranormal, supernatural power, ghost, rescue, paranormal phenomena, good versus evil, spirit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%