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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012)
 8.4
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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, 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, comic, brutal, homoerotic, reboot
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, martial arts, violence, super strength, vampire, friendship between men, rivalry, save the day, death of protagonist, teenage love, artifact, death of father, killer child, master villain, adoption, magic, gore, camp

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Most similar movies to JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about adventure, violence, danger, rivalry, heroes, escapades and friendship mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Hunter x Hunter (2011), Ikki tousen (2003), One-Punch Man (2015), Fist of the North Star (1984), Hellsing (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Based on the long-running manga by Hirohiko Araki, the first OVA series follows Josef Joestar and his 17-year-old grandson Jotaro as they attempt to finish the family blood feud against the immortal vampire Dio. Josef and Jotaro have gathered ...
Plot: camp, fight, martial arts, violence
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Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined ...
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Ikki tousen (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 325 min.
TV show
Story: Seven schools are constantly "at war" with each other, and the students have become skilled fighters and constantly battle with rival schools. Their lives and fates are guided by strange jewels that contain the spirits and destinies of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, destiny, high school, teenage life, against the odds, fight for supremacy, adventure, rivalry, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, opponent, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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One-Punch Man (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fist of the North Star (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 199X, human civilization has been all but destroyed by a nuclear holocaust. In an age where the strong rule over the weak, the survivors of the fallout struggle over the remaining supply food and water left. Kenshiro, successor to an ...
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Time: near future, future
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Hellsing (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires exist. It is the duty of Hellsing, an organization sponsored by the British government, to hide that frightening fact and protect the blissfully unaware populace. Along with its own personal army, Hellsing also has a few secret weapons. ...
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Audience: teens
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
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Dororo (2019)
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Karakuri Circus (2018)
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TV show
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: tense, entertaining, captivating, exciting, disturbing
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Duration: 24 min.
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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Audience: family outing, teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Demon Lord, Retry! (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Magical Girl Site (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.6
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X (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%