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Deadball (2011)
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Deadball (2011)
Original name: DEADBALL デッドボール
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baseball prodigy Jubeh Yakyu is the most feared and dangerous juvenile delinquent in all of Japan. After accidentally causing the death of his father with a super-powered, deadly fireball pitch, Jubeh swore off baseball and became a criminal and now, at 17, has been sent to the Pterodactyl Juvenile Reformatory for hardened criminals. Headmistress Ishihara, the granddaughter of a World War II Nazi collaborator, runs the institution with an iron fist and the enthusiastic help of her sadistic assistant, Ilsa. After arriving at the hellhole, Jubeh soon learns from governor Mifune that his long-lost, younger brother Musashi had also done time there after a murder spree, but had since died mysteriously…
Style: humorous, tense, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: juvenile delinquent, teen violence, mysterious death, teenager, violence, baseball, psychopath, teenage girl, schoolgirl, teenage boy, fireball, japanese woman, japanese schoolgirl, death of brother, death of father, female killer, accidental killing, 17 year old, governor, exploitation, baseball player, absurdism, swastika, baseball team, japanese girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Deadball

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, humorous and disturbing films with plots about violence, death, murder, chase, blood, psychopath and danger mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Deadball: Battlefield Baseball (2003), The Werewolf Game: Mad Land (2018), Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead (2011), Mutant Girls Squad (2010), Man Hunting (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Battlefield Baseball (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Battlefield Baseball is a tough game--it doesn't end until all the members on the opposing team are dead. In this game the Gedo High team is composed of blue-faced zombies, and their opponents on the Seido High team know they don't have a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, uninhibited rivalry, supernatural, underdog, ambition, imaginary, deadly creature, athlete's life, sport team, martial arts, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Werewolf Game: Mad Land (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Abducted teen Moe Koike is thrust into the Werewolf Game, where a role playing fight to the death plays out with nine other unfortunate souls.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, scary, suspense
Plot: survivor, fight, teenager, survival, murder, teenage girl, violence, japanese girl, schoolgirl, teenage boy, youth, danger ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wracked with guilt over the suicide of her sister Ai, who was tormented by high school bullies, pretty young karate student Megu accompanies a group of older friends on a camping trip into the woods: smart girl Aya, her druggie boyfriend Také, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, absurd, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, toilet, danger, chaos and mayhem, mutant, parasite, gory, deadly, zombie attack, walking dead, teenage girl, excrement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Mutant Girls Squad (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rin a young high school student is your everyday awkward girl who gets bullied by her fellow students. On her 16th birthday, Rin gets an unexpected surprise: she finds out that she is, on her father's side, a half-mutant.
Style: suspense, tense, absurd, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, schoolgirl, body horror, murder, violence, death, exploitation, bloodbath, nurse, cook, gore, cooking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.1
 15
Man Hunting (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A young girl is kidnapped by a mysterious figure, and then taken to a cabin in the forest. The kidnapper, his face hidden under a hood, then pushes the girl to escape. He catches up, however, after a few hours fixes her up before letting her escape ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: manhunt, trap, teenage girl, brutality, violence, japanese schoolgirl, revenge, chase, psychopath, murderer, sadistic psychopath, female victim ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 3K
Vicious Fun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A loser whose life is passing him by accidentally stumbles into a secret underground self-help group for serial killers. Can he match wits with five killers and make it through the night alive? Stuck with only two options - kill or be killed, Joel ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, tense, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: slasher spoof, violent, homicidal maniac, murder, psychopath, vengeance, serial killer, brutality, disguise, characters killed one by one, danger, pursuit ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 450
Billy Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four little league teammates reunite after fifteen years to solve the mystery behind a horrible killing from their childhood. A mysterious letter sends the gang on a mission to unearth the grave of their old coach and prove that their incarcerated ...
Style: slasher, suspense, bleak, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: revenge, forest, stalker, halloween, bullying, baseball, friendship, murder, maniac, threat, chase, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
One Cut of the Dead Spin-Off: In Hollywood (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: This 59-minute feature was made for TV in Japan and is now being shopped around by Nikkatsu in advance of the film market in Cannes beginning in a few weeks. This feature was directed by Nakaizumi Yuya, supervised by original director Ueda and stars ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: walking dead, zombie, hollywood, undead, zombie survival, zombie violence, zombie outbreak, zombie attack, survival, deadly, characters in danger, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Yarukkya Knight (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Story: Makoto Gousuke has just transferred to a new high school with the intention of being the toughest kid there. Little does he know that there‘s an entire group of toughs who already rule the school, and they‘re all girls! After being humiliated by ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, entertaining, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: japanese girl, japanese school, teacher, teenage girl, teenager, japanese schoolgirl, high school, japanese teenager, sexuality, society, friends, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sexual Parasite (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Five teenagers enter a deserted jungle and trespass inside an abandoned house only to haunted by a woman with a monster hidden inside her reproductive organs.
Style: absurd, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, sex comedy ...
Plot: parasite, sex, death, friendship, infection, exploitation, japanese woman, worm, erotica, killer, wormhole, sexploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 176
Asahinagu (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Asahi Tojima (Nanase Nishino) is a first grade high school student. She is small and weak physically. Asahi Tojima decides to change herself. She enrolls in the naginata (Japanese blade) club at her school. She works hard with the other club members ...
Style: scenic, captivating, psychological, contemplative, humorous ...
Plot: high school, japanese girl, student, friendship, teenage girl, martial arts, teenager, girl, girlfriend, monastery, friendship between girls, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The First Date (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tired of the online dating world, a hopeful woman decides to give it one last try with a mysterious stranger who shares her love for scary films.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, tense, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, strong female lead, kidnapped woman, serial murder, paranormal phenomena, evil doll, online dating, paranormal, brutality, violence, woman in danger, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Happy House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Their relationship on the rocks, a young Brooklyn couple heads to a remote B&B to work things out. But from the moment they arrive at The Happy House it's one disaster after another, and they soon begin to suspect they've wandered ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, isolation, couples, resort, disorder, nothing goes right, deadly, husband wife relationship, survival, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Cruel Restaurant (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Just what is the mystery ingredient in the pot stickers at Togen Restaurant? Those who look for the answer have a habit of disappearing. So when body parts start washing up on the beach, police trace the murders to Togen's seemingly innocent ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, disturbing, serious, erotic ...
Plot: police investigation, restaurant, murder, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, serial killer, gory, missing person, graphic violence, danger, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 744
Cheerdance (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Female students, including Hikari Tomonaga, from a high school cheerdance club follow strict instructions from their teacher Kaoruko Saotome. They compete at the USA Cheerdance Championship.
Plot: performance, school, coach, competition, cheerleader, japanese schoolgirl, teenage girl, teacher, rehearsal, girl, criticism, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 121
Hana-Dama (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Transfer student Mizuki Aonuma (Rina Sakuragi) is bullied mercilessly by classmate Aya (Eriko Nakamura) and others. Nevertheless, Mizuki is always able to maintain her calm composure. Kirie (Maika Shimamura), who has a passive character and is also ...
Style: tense, sincere, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: schoolgirl, insanity, bully, bullying, mockery, insane, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, social problems, japanese schoolgirl, sailor suit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.9
 158
Deadly Xmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Caesar and Otto are employed with Xmas Enterprises and have run into a little problem. It seems a disgruntled Santa (employee) has a new list this year…instead of checking who’s Naughty or Nice…he has Who’s Next on the Kill List. That’s ...
Style: parody, slasher, psychotronic, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: killer santa claus, masked killer, murder, violence, serial killer, brutality, maniac, revenge, killing spree, death, serial murder, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rape Zombie Side-Story: Hardcore of the Dead (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Men all over the world except for virgin otaku turn into rape-crazed zombies who kill women with their toxic semen. Some of the surviving otaku get revenge on the three-dimensional women who have shunned them by hunting them down with packs of tamed ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, walking dead, blood, violence, living dead, satire, japanese woman, social satire, dark humor, zombie violence, zombie attack ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Killer Eye: Halloween Haunt (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: When Jenna asks her four hot girlfriends to help convert an old mansion into a Halloween Haunt, they decide to party instead! Things get steamy between the girls, until they accidentally unleash the half-pint, horrible Killer Eye, a perverse party ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, scary ...
Plot: slumber party, halloween, evil alien, deadly, estate, creature feature, party, halloween party, seduction, murder, danger, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 2K
Double Date (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meet innocent Jim, terrified of girls, and on a reluctant quest to prove his manhood the night before he turns 30. He and his cocky friend Alex think they’ve hit the jackpot when they meet the beautiful siblings Kitty and Lulu, who seem up for ...
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, scary, humorous ...
Plot: woman kills a man, fight, friend, vengeance, brutality, violence, psychopath, murder, maniac, young woman, romance, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 385
Crazy Lake (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Group of coeds looking for fun at cabin on the lake and find the cabin wasn't always used for rest and relaxation.
Style: suspense, slasher, disturbing, funny, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, frat party, serial killer, friendship, female nudity, murder, group of friends, vacation, foot chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), maniac, massacre ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.4
 25
Missing 44 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four teenage girls are abducted, kidnapped and tortured. Designated by numbers on their skin with a hot iron, young girls are ranked in the evening. The one that finishes last will then see punished if his comrades fail to solve a puzzle …
Style: bleak, scary, disturbing, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: slavery, slave auction, punishment, abduction, teenager, sexploitation, torture, exploitation, sex slavery, slave girl, teenage girl, women in prison ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.4
 124
Chopping Block (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: CHOPPING BLOCK follows a group of corporate guys who get laid off. Desperate times call for desperate measures. They decide to kidnap their ex-boss's daughter for ransom. Things take a bloody turn, when the boss's daughter just happens to ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: corporation, kidnapping, fired from the job, spoiled brat, unemployed, blood, animals, corporate, animal, murder, brutality, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Vanished: Age 7 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Mayu the teen girl hasn’t opened her heart to anyone since ten years ago when some terrible case happened. Instead of going to high school, she goes to the church every day and looks for redemption. One day, she disappears in the woods, silently ...
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: revenge, forest, teenage life, violent, hysteria, who done it, murder, homicidal maniac, psychopath, blood, family relations, children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
One Night in Istanbul (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two down on their luck Liverpool cabbies, Tommy and Gerry, strike an unusual deal with a local gangster to take their sons on a trip of a lifetime, to watch their beloved football team play in the European Cup Final in Istanbul. Hoping to use the ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, sport, soccer, friends, comedy of errors, culture clash, disorder, soccer fan
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, liverpool, turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 504
Teke Teke (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The upper torso of a female, claws her way around Japan searching for her lower half. The person's lower half was severed in a train accident in Hokkaido. Anyone that hears of this story will see Teke-Teke's lower half walking aimlessly ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: mythical creature, curse, urban legend, evil spirit, prophecy, high school student, paranormal investigation, murder, danger, deadly, struggle for survival, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
ABCs of Death 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand, Canada, Israel, Japan, Nigeria
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with a new crop of award-winning, visionary filmmakers from around the globe.
Style: anthology, disturbing, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, dark humor, psychopath, danger, deadly, strong violent content, torture, zombie, gory, justice, death, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 125
Mad Cow (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: South Africa, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazed scientist creates a half-man, half-cow creature which goes on the rampage at an African game lodge.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: violence, zombie, gore, shower, supernatural, supernatural power, monster, peril, deadly creature, fear, evil, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Oppai Volleyball (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mikako is a young junior high school teacher who has just transferred to a new school. Excited to be starting a new job, she volunteers for a coach for a boys volleyball club. But, she finds out that there is almost no activity in the club… There ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, funny, humorous ...
Plot: motivation, horny, asian school, lust, sexuality, volleyball, sexual humor, sport, professional sports, contests and competitions, rivalry, professional rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hunger of the Dead (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In year 20xx, the world was plagued with zombies. Human race was on a verge of extinction and clock was ticking for those who were still alive. When a young male protagonist, Toshiyuki (Ryouta MURAI) was running alone from a horde, he comes across ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, food industry, food shortage, eating human flesh, living dead, zombie violence, farming, meat, survival, cannibalism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%