Movies and TV shows like 8 Man After

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8 Man After (1993)
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8 Man After (1993)
Original name: エイトマン AFTER
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
TV show
Story: A police officer that nearly meets a violent death is turned into a cyborg with superhuman strength, speed and reflexes.
Plot: love, superhero, drug, drug abuse, car, police, cyborgs, scientist, violence, death, drugs, swearing, speed, gun, danger, sadness, blood, surrealism, police officer, bitterness, flashback, police car, profanity, broken glass, suit and tie

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Most similar movies to 8 Man After

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and futuristic films and TV series with plots about violence, police, gun, blood, danger, female nudity and gore mostly in Animation, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like 8 Man After: Angel Cop (1989), Cyber City Oedo 808 (1990), Violence Jack: Hell's Wind (1990), 009-1 (2006), Armitage III (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Angel Cop (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: In the late twentieth century, the Secret Security Force was formed to stop the actions of the communist terrorist group known as the Red May. Angel, a beautiful, yet cold woman, has recently joined the small anti-terrorist group. But her first ...
Style: controversial
Plot: police, cyborgs, murder, death, violence, terrorism, swearing, police officer, strong female lead, gore, anti semitism, blood ...
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95%
Crying Freeman 1: Portrait of a Killer (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Emu Hino, a 29-year-old virgin, witnesses a mob hit and fears that the killer will now find her and kill her. Indeed, he sets out to do so; he's Yo Hinomura, a talented potter and artist who's been conscripted against his will to be the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, hitman, gangsters, assassination, deadly, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, distopia, track down, terrorism, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Place: japan, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Cyber City Oedo 808 (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: In the city of Oedo 2808a.d., three Cyber criminals are given two choices, to either rot in jail or to join a special force of the Cyber Police to get possibly one more chance at freedom ever again. For each criminal apprehended, and for each ...
Style: seinen, neo noir, vintage, cult movie cast
Plot: cyborgs, police, cyberpunk, gunfight, distopia, neo-noir, angst, terrorism, ruse, mohawk haircut, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, convict ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Violence Jack: Hell's Wind (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The survivors of Kanto's Hell Earthquake built a new city and christened it "Hope Town". However, this peaceful town becomes a nightmare when it's raided by the motorcycle gang, "Hell's Wind". They abduct the women ...
Style: bloody
Plot: profanity, graphic violence, multiple murder, blood, breasts, gore, motorcycle, violence, death, swearing, strong language, rape ...
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61%
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009-1 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In an alternate world, the Cold War has continued to persist for 140 years. As a result, the world was divided into two factions: the West Block, and the East Block. As the Cold War drags on, the tension between the two factions, as well as the ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, seinen ...
Plot: spy, cold war, communism, mission, police, heroine, agent, cyborgs, terrorist, mutant, nuclear, gun ...
Place: europe, rome italy
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58%
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Armitage III (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2046, a cop and his female android partner called Armitage, part of the latest android line known as "class III" models that look, act and feel human, investigate illegal manufacture of class III androids on colonized Mars.
Plot: cyberpunk, bare breasts, strong language, policewoman, police, cleavage, bullet, police officer, humanoid robot, gun, gunshot, swearing ...
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55%
Dominion Tank Police (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Leona Ozaki joins Newport City's infamous Tank Police division. With aid of Al and her newly built mini-tank, Bonaparte, she wages war on Buaku and his cohorts, the Puma Sisters.
Style: mecha, cult film
Plot: police, tank, sister, cat, girls with guns, cyberpunk, fictional war, distopia, surrealism, police brutality, sisters
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55%
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Mad Bull 34 (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: Rookie Police Officer Daizaburo "Eddie" Ban joins New York's 34th precinct where he is partnered up with John Estes, also known as Sleepy to his friends and Mad Bull to everyone else. Mad Bull usually solves crimes using extreme ...
Style: splatter
Plot: police officer, rape, juvenile delinquency, surrealism, corruption, severed head, blood, female nudity, breasts, novice, nudity (full frontal - brief), murderer ...
Place: new york
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50%
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Violence Jack: Evil Town (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: After disasters have all but destroyed the Earth, leaving entire cities buried, one man named Violence Jack tries to avert a civil war brewing among the wretched inhabitants of a subterranean metropolis called Evil Town. The known world is now a ...
Style: bloody
Plot: archer, strong language, blood, mass child killing, decapitation, teacher, giant, intestines, guts, extreme violence, bloody violence, rape ...
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Inuyashiki (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Inuyashiki Ichirou is down on his luck. While only 58 years old, his geriatric looks often have him written off as a pathetic old man by the world around him and he’s constantly ignored and disrespected by his family despite all that he’s done ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, gunfight, body horror, androids, danger, violence, chase, father daughter relationship, explosion, anti hero, superhero, super strength ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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43%
Violence Jack, Part 1, Slum King (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 37 min.
TV show
Story: Kanto Hell Earthquake has demolished the metropolitan completely. After the earthquake, Slum King is kidnapping girls and sell them as sex slaves. Mari is wandering on the devastated field looking for her lover, Ken. But she is also kidnapped by ...
Style: bloody
Plot: sadist, gore, darkness, blood splatter, man with no name, mercilessness, evil man, anti heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood, cruelty, post apocalypse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Project ARMS (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: ARMS is an manga series that is heavily influenced by Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The series is created by Kyoichi Nanatsuki and Ryoji Minagawa. In 1999, the manga received the Shogakukan Manga Award for shōnen. The manga was adapted as ...
Style: psychological
Plot: supernatural power, teenager, supernatural, super weapon, swearing, monster, violence, strong language, monsters, fighting the system, attack, super strength ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Goku: Midnight Eye (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future, Goku, a former police detective turned private, is investigating a mysterious string of apparent suicides of a special police unit investigating a ruthless weapons merchant. In his aggressive style, Goku almost joins that list, ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: violence, hacking, female nudity, ex cop, murder, police, computer, private detective, anti-hero, cyborgs, nudity (full frontal - brief), cyberpunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Miami Guns (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of female police partners Yao Sakurakouji and Lu Amano, who fight crime in the near future Miami City.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: undercover cop, police investigation, violence, police, police arrest, policewoman, sexual humor, female scientist, police detective, sensuality, buddy cop, danger ...
Time: 2000s, 90s, 1990s
Place: miami
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39%
Silent Möbius 2 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 58 min.
Story: After the death of her mother Katsumi wants nothing more to do with this horrible place known as Tokyo. Forced into staying an infuriated Katsumi returns to AMP HQ where chief Rally Cheyenne pleads with her to stay and join the team. However, her ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: attack, blue hair, police, danger, investigation, police officer, violence, power, gun, girl power, monster, swearing ...
Place: japan
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36%
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Heat Guy J (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Heat Guy J is a 26 episode science fiction anime series created by Escaflowne director Kazuki Akane and Satelight. Heat Guy J was licensed and distributed in the U.S. in 2003 by Pioneer. It was re-released by Funimation Entertainment in the fall of ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, androids and robots, danger, gang, adventure, law enforcement, fighting crime, heroes, criminal heroes, martial arts, androids, society ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ross Sylibus is assigned to a police unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named Naomi Armitage, who seems to have links to the victims. To stir ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, cyberpunk, rebellion, life is a bitch, rivalry, fighting the system, escapades, danger, society, chaos, heroic mission, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Crying Freeman 2: Shades of Death, Part 1 (1989)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: With the blessing of the 108 Dragons, Yo and Emu marry and receive new names, Ron Tayan and Fu Ching Ran. The elders send them to Macau to find out who's behind a new attack. Fu is kidnaped; at the same time, Baya San (the huge granddaughter of ...
Plot: false identity, grandfather granddaughter relationship, brunette, airplane, cigar smoking, anger, shot to death, ambition, fight, bare breasts, washing, bloodbath ...
Place: china, hong kong, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, green hair, beast, nipples, police officer, supernatural power, monster, blue hair, magic, sword, power, magic spell ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2045, after global capitalism has defaulted, Japan's elite Section 9 begins conducting covert cyber operations.
Style: mecha, seinen, futuristic, psychological, 3d animation
Plot: cyberpunk, capitalism, police, evolution, collapse, strong female lead, idealism, artificial intelligence, conspiracy, female protagonist, gun, agent ...
Time: distant future, future, 21st century, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mazinger Z (1972)
Genre: Action, Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mazinger Z, known briefly as Tranzor Z in the United States, is a Japanese super robot manga series written and illustrated by Go Nagai. The first manga version was serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump from October 1972 to August 1973, ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, giant robot, giant robots, scientist, piloted giant robot, fight, super villain, invention, female robot, evil scientist, collaboration, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Iron Man (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When Tony Stark branches his company into Japan, he is opposed by the nefarious Zodiac organization. It's up to Stark's Iron Man to defeat the Zodiac, and defend Japan.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, androids and robots, imaginary, female scientist, flying man, scientist, newspaper reporter, industrialist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Iron Man: Extremis (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: An experimental serum called Extremis gets stolen, and Iron Man rockets into action. The ensuing battles test Stark's spirit and Iron Man's power. Based on the graphic novel of the same name.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, fighting crime, escapades, androids and robots, rivalry, crimes, master villain, heroes, danger, scientist, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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A.D. Police: To Protect and Serve (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Set a few years before Bubblegum Crisis Tokyo 2040, A.D. Police chronicles the tales of Mega-Tokyo's special police division designed to control rogue Boomers in the city. A.D. Police Officer Kenji Sasaki faces a major dilemma: he loses another ...
Style: mecha
Plot: police, surrealism, team, violence, partner, machine, nanotechnology
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Kite (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sawa may seem innocent and naive, but don’t be fooled. She is a cold-blooded killer, and if you’re on the wrong side of the law, you may be her next target. Not content to just watch as the imperfect justice system lets more and more criminals ...
Style: hentai, adult animation, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, orphan, rape, investigation, psychopath, crimes, teenage girl, pedophilia, good versus evil, chase, vengeance, police detective ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
32%
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Elfen Lied (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, dark fantasy, rough, bleak ...
Plot: split personality, life is a bitch, supernatural, gore, childhood trauma, supernatural ability, sadism, social misfits, sexual abuse, memory loss, experiment gone awry, mutant ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Spider-Man: The New Animated Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Spider-Man: The New Animated Series is an American animated series based on the Marvel comic book superhero character Spider-Man, which ran for one season, 13 episodes, starting on July 11, 2003. It is a loose continuation of 2002's Spider-Man ...
Style: feel good, suspenseful, semi serious, 3d animation
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, secret identity, adventure, good versus evil, fighting crime, save the day, save the world, crimes, imaginary, supernatural, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Mezzo DSA (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Mezzo DSA is a 13-episode anime series created by Yasuomi Umetsu and the first not to be licensed by Anime Works, but instead licensed by ADV Films. It is a follow up to the 2001 OVA Mezzo Forte.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: androids and robots, danger, crimes, mission, violence, crime, gun, girls with guns, car, partner, bullet
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, mecha ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: space wars, adventure, battle of the sexes, heroic mission, pirate, space travel, escapades, imaginary, danger, rivalry, future dystopia, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%