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Gantz:O (2016)
 7.1
 15K
Gantz:O (2016)
Original name: GANTZ:O
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Somewhere in Tokyo, there is a room. In that room is a black sphere. Periodically, people who should otherwise have died are transferred to the room. There, the sphere gives them special suits and weapons, and sends them out on a mission to kill aliens here on Earth. While these missions take place, the rest of the world is largely oblivious to them. These missions are lethal - few participants survive them. The sphere calls the shots, and it's not the slightest bit nice. Its name... Gantz.
Plot: human versus monster, monster, violence, good versus evil, game, alien encounter, back from the dead, katana, heroes, giant monster, evil alien, game of death, teleportation, soldier, resurrection, alien monster, female monster, countdown, human versus alien, alien invasion, alien attack, computer, weapons, sword, city ...
Place: japan, tokyo, osaka japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, suspenseful and serious films with plots about violence, heroes, danger, good versus evil, escapades, heroic mission and supernatural mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Gantz:O: Blame! (2017), Resident Evil: Vendetta (2017), Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001), Mutafukaz (2017), Tokyo Ghoul (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blame! (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the distant technological future, civilization has reached its ultimate Net-based form. An "infection" in the past caused the automated systems to spiral out of order, resulting in a multi-leveled city structure that replicates itself ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, tense, suspense
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, village, against humanity, evil robot, robot as menace, dark future, sentient robot, human versus robot, killer robot, human existence, fate of humanity ...
Time: distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Resident Evil: Vendetta (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: BSAA Chris Redfield enlists the help of government agent Leon S. Kennedy and Professor Rebecca Chambers from Alexander Institute of Biotechnology to stop a death merchant with a vengeance from spreading a deadly virus in New York.
Style: suspense, macabre, suspenseful, scary, apocalyptic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Mars. Days before Halloween 2071. Villains blow up a tanker truck on Highway One, releasing a deadly virus that kills hundreds. Fearing a bigger, even more devastating biochemical attack, an astronomical reward is offered for the arrest and capture ...
Style: atmospheric, witty, surreal, exciting, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorism, mars, good versus evil, bounty hunter, martial arts, outer space, vengeance, heroic mission, crimes, partners, gang ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the year 2048, the human race is forced to leave Earth after decades of losing against Godzilla and other giant monsters. They take a twenty-year journey to another planet called Tau Ceti-e, but upon arrival, they discover that the planet has ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: godzilla, giant monster, human in outer space, human versus monster, captain, creature, monster, bomb, professor, planet earth, beast, power struggle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone (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, mecha ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, chaos, battles, pilot, angel, supernatural, adventure, save the world, space travel, future dystopia, man versus machine, heroes ...
Time: near future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two years have passed since the final battle with Sephiroth. Though Midgar, city of mako, city of prosperity, has been reduced to ruins, its people slowly but steadily walk the road to reconstruction. However, a mysterious illness called Geostigma ...
Style: visually appealing, clever, suspense, tense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, warrior, motorcycle chase, creature, future dystopia, androids and robots, rescue, adventure, heroes, plague, fantasy world, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Humanity's desperate battle to reclaim the Earth from Godzilla continues. The key to defeating the King of the Monsters may be Mechagodzilla, a robotic weapon thought to have been lost nearly 20,000 years ago.
Plot: godzilla, monster, alien, earthling, twin sister, weapons, flying robot, unhappy ending, telepathy, professor, tentacle, human versus monster ...
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50%
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 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, mecha, futuristic, twist ending, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: philosophy, insanity, loneliness, evil alien, youth, apocalypse, space wars, end of the world, catastrophe, rebirth, disaster, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.7
 4K
Mutafukaz (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Angelino is just one of thousands of deadbeats living in Dark Meat City. But an otherwise unremarkable scooter accident caused by a beautiful, mysterious stranger is about to transform his life... into a waking nightmare! He starts seeing monstrous ...
Style: adult animation, suspense, captivating, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance (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: mecha, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
A Certain Scientific Accelerator (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 49K
Tokyo Ghoul (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ken Kaneki is a bookworm college student who meets a girl names Rize at a cafe he frequents. They're the same age and have the same interests, so they quickly become close. Little does Kaneki know that Rize is a ghoul - a kind of monster that ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, suspenseful, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, supernatural, supernatural ability, secret identity, deadly creature, youth, survival, graphic violence, friends, crimes, good versus evil, genetically altered ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 8K
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, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, afterlife, evil alien, self sacrifice, heroic mission, good versus evil, graphic violence, alien encounter, save the world, superhuman powers, heroes ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Escaflowne: The Movie (2000)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, visually appealing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
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Wicked City (1987)
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 14K
Tekkonkinkreet (2006)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Silent Möbius 2 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
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Style: futuristic
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 8K
Gantz (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Gantz is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiroya Oku. Gantz tells the story of Kei Kurono and his friend Masaru Kato who die in a train accident and become part of a semi-posthumous "game" in which they and several other ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, ecchi ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, alien encounter, save the world, rivalry, paralysis, heroes, ghost, courage, martial arts, warrior, teenage boy, mercilessness ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 223
Silent Möbius (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In a futuristic Tokyo, several policewomen fight a monster. One of them, Katsumi Liqueur, remembers where she saw it before... Katsumi Liqueur, an American-born woman of Japanese descent, travels to Tokyo to visit her mother, Fuyuka, who is sick in ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: police operation, woman, ghost hunter, sick mother, beast, violence, supernatural power, magic spell, investigation, monster, girl power, attack ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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K: Missing Kings (2014)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
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Style: entertaining, captivating, twists and turns, tense
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, murder mystery, escapades, friendship, youth, supernatural power, crimes, society, gang, rivalry, super strength ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Yugi and Kaiba have a special duel that transcends dimensions.
Style: stylized, captivating, light
Audience: kids
Plot: card playing, monster, duel, friendship, game, battles, heroes, villain, escapades, imaginary kingdom, surrealism, transformation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha: The Movie 2nd A's (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Six months after the events of Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha: The Movie 1st, Fate has returned to Uminari City with Lindy as her legal guardian and is living the life of a normal elementary schoolgirl along with Nanoha and her friends. The reunion ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, seinen, contemplative
Plot: magic, super strength, good versus evil, friendship, magical girl, wizards and magicians, violence, vengeance, chase, evil, supernatural power, witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A Super Namekian named Slug comes to invade Earth. But the Z Warriors do their best to stop Slug and his gang.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: martial arts, heroes, good versus evil, superhero, master warrior, desire, dragon, alien, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, silly humor, farce ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dragonaut: The Resonance (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: An asteroid is headed for Earth and in order to avoid Earth's impending destruction, the ISDA create the "Dragonaut" after finding a dragon egg under the ocean. This weapon's primary purpose is to destroy the asteroid when the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, mecha
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 4K
Spriggan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An elite superhuman agent must stop a foreign military unit from seizing control of an ancient artifact that holds the key to ultimate power.
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, seinen ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Inuyasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: InuYasha is a half-demon who was trapped in the Legendary Tree and was set free by Kagome, a girl who traveled 500 years through time. This time, both of them will have to face Menomaru, a Chinese demon whose father, known as Hyoga, came 300 years ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, monster, demon, imaginary kingdom, vengeance, race against time, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%