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Belladonna of Sadness (1973)
 7.4
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Belladonna of Sadness (1973)
Original name: 哀しみのベラドンナ
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A peasant woman is banished from her village and makes a deal with the devil to gain magical powers.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: loss of innocence, pact with the devil, love, witch, demon, village, rape, plague, violence, female nudity, happiness, spirit, injustice, feminism, orgy, farm, female protagonist, rebellion, marriage, deal with the devil, beauty, peasant, rape and revenge, desperation, servant ...
Time: middle ages
Place: feudal japan

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Birdboy: The Forgotten Children (2015)
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Where The Dead Go to Die (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled group of children living on the same block are haunted by a talking dog named Labby who brings them on surreal hell-rides between different dimensions and time periods.
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Devilman Volume 3: Devilman Apocalyps (2000)
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Country: Japan
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The Vanilla Series: Nightmare Campus (1994)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 200 min.
Story: During an archaeological expedition to a forbidden Himalayan temple, 19-year-old Masao Sera stumbled upon a bloody, sacrificial rite designed to throw open the Gates of Hell. Meanwhile, a dark force has descend upon Masao's college. Fights, ...
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Urotsukidoji III: Return of the Overfiend (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adult, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 53 min.
Story: As the Overfiend slumbers, the mad emperor Caesar rises to power, enslaving a new race of demon beasts. Into this cruel existence is born the Lord of Chaos, the Overfiend's nemesis. As the blood-thirsty beasts capture the tyrant's daughter ...
Style: epic
Plot: bare breasts, gang rape, sex, murder, death, erotica, female nudity, violence, green hair, incest rape, penetration, evil power ...
Time: 1990s, 1940s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, washington d.c., japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III - The Advent (2013)
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Style: serious, dark, sinister, macabre, biting
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42%
 6.8
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Final Inferno (1989)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: As the Overfiend slumbers, the mad emperor Caesar rises to power, enslaving a new race of demon beasts.
Plot: blood, demon, gore, death, sex, rape, explicit sex, splatter
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One Thousand and One Arabian Nights (1969)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Beautifully constructed, 1001 Nights stays true to the lush and mysterious backdrop of the well known and age old story. Tezuka remolds the story into an escapist fantasy where a 60s-era working man is transported back to an era of entirely ...
Style: surreal
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Urotsukidôji II: Legend of the Demon Womb (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adult, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this sequel to Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend, the unbelievable sexual violence of the Overfiend and his cohorts from Hell continues to wreak havoc on the earth. Who can stop this relentless onslaught?
Style: biting, macabre
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Demon City Shinjuku (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Kyoya's father was a great warrior, killed at the hands of the diabolical psychic, Rebi Ra, who has now opened a portal to hell in the city of Shinjuku. It falls to Kyoya to finish what his father started and battle his way through demons, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)
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Duration: 45 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
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Time: future
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38%
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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30%
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 814
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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27%