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Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (2011)
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Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (2011)
Original name: マルドゥック・スクランブル 燃焼
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Second film of the Mardock Scramble series. Balot and a severely injured Oeufcoque seem to be at the mercy of an obsessed Boiled. Dr. Easter comes to the rescue and the group escapes to "Paradise" where many secrets of Mardock lie and where Balot will need to come to a decision herself about what she will and can do.
Style: enigmatic, captivating, suspense, disturbing, tech noir
Plot: cyborgs, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, superhero, robot, martial arts, crimes, strong female character, scientist, violence, death, criminal, battles, brutality, tough girl, destiny, laboratory, doctor, female protagonist, female warrior, chase, nanotechnology, murder, strong female lead, back from the dead ...
Time: future, near future

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Mardock Scramble: The First Compression (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Rune Ballot is a down-and-out teen prostitute in Mardock City. One day, she's picked up by an ambitious casino manager named Shell who gives her everything she could want. Renewed by a false innocence, a false past, and now the false life Shell ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, futuristic, bleak ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Mardock Scramble: The Third Exhaust (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Third film of the Mardock Scramble series. Rune Balot goes to a casino connected to the October corporation to try to wrap up her case once and for all.
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Hakuoki - Demon of the Fleeting Blossom – Wild Dance of Kyoto (2013)
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Chizuru Yukimura comes to Edo-period Kyoto searching for her missing father, she witnesses a bloody murder by crazed members of the Shinsengumi - the shogunate's secret police and supposed peacekeepers. Taken into custody after seeing ...
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Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A new 3D version of Ghost in the Shell: Solid State Society.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, visually appealing
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Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan
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Harmony (2015)
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Duration: 119 min.
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 83 min.
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