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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012)
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012)
Original name: ジョジョの奇妙な冒険
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Beginning its tale in 19th century England, young aristocrat Jonathan Joestar finds himself locked in bitter rivalry with Dio Brando, a low-born boy who Jonathan’s father took under his wing after the death of Dio’s father. Discontent with his station in life, Dio’s fathomless drive to reign over all eventually leads him to seek the supernatural powers of an ancient Aztec stone mask in the Joestars' possession – an artifact that will forever change the destiny of Dio and Jonathan for generations to come. Fifty years later, in 1938 New York City, Jonathan’s grandson Joseph Joestar must take up his grandfather’s mission and master the abilities necessary to destroy the stone mask and its immensely powerful creators, the Pillar men, who threaten humanity's very existence.
Style: exciting, tense, entertaining, brutal, homoerotic, reboot, comic
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, martial arts, super strength, vampire, friendship between men, violence, rivalry, save the day, death of protagonist, artifact, teenage love, death of father, master villain, combat, fight, gang, murder, boy, adoption, killer child, magic, superhero, power, wrestler, brutality ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, year 1999, year 2001, 1990s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about heroes, violence, danger, rivalry, adventure, escapades and fight mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Hunter x Hunter (2011), Fist of the North Star (1984), Baki (2018), Shaman King (2021), Ikkitousen (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 25 min.
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