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20th Century Boys 3: Redemption (2009)
 6.5
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20th Century Boys 3: Redemption (2009)
Original name: 20世紀少年 ぼくらの旗
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The final showdown, and the final reveal: who is Friend? How can he be stopped?
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, weird, offbeat
Plot: adventure, heroes, rebellion, life is a bitch, escapades, rebelliousness, future dystopia, impostor, false identity, save the world, superhero, cult, deadly virus, death sentence, false accusation, shoplifter, mistaken identity, shoplifting, dead boy, death of boy, false memory, danger, imaginary, live action, apology ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo

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Most similar movies to 20th Century Boys 3: Redemption

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, adventure, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like 20th Century Boys 3: Redemption: The Great Yokai War (2005), The Hexer (2001), Kingdom of Gladiators (2011), Legend of the Phoenix (1988), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
20th Century Boys 1: Beginning of the End (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 1969, Kenji, an elementary school kid and his friends built a secret base during their summer holidays. They fantasized that they had to fight villains who were out to conquer the world and wrote them in the Book of Prophecies. Years later in ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rock, adventure, best friends, save the world, terrorism, apocalypse, teenage life, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, childhood, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 70s, 2010s ...
Place: japan, bangkok thailand, tokyo, asia, san francisco ...
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100%
20th Century Boys 2: The Last Hope (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set 15 years after "Twentieth Century Boys," Kanna (Airi Taira) reunites with several main characters from the first film in an attempt to stop Friend's increasing influence over the world and continued plans to eliminate humanity, as ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, weird ...
Plot: adventure, teenage life, rivalry, friendship, terrorism, escapades, battles, heroes, haunted by the past, good versus evil, worldwide chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Great Yokai War (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young boy with a troubled home life becomes "chosen," and he stumbles into the middle of a great spirit war, where he meets a group of friendly spirits who become his companions through his journey. Now he must fight to protect his ...
Style: futuristic, serious, manga
Plot: legends and myths, fight, adventure, rivalry, escapades, social relations, friends, heroes, friendship, heroic mission, supernatural power, good versus evil ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, heroes, magic, battles, legend, deadly creature, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Kingdom of Gladiators (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A king makes a pact with an ancient demon and after years of ruling his kingdom in peace, the demon has come to collect. Now a group of rival gladiators must fight for the survival of the kingdom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: adventure, heroes, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, escapades, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, medieval, save the princess, save the kingdom, ancient history ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Legend of the Phoenix (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two magically powerful monks who were separated at birth are reunited to fight the King of Hell.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, empire, supernatural, save the world, folk hero, good versus evil, adventure, obsessive quest, twins, rivalry, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, heroes, rivalry, battles, curses spells and rituals, medieval, elf, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, medieval, dungeon, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, heroes, adventurer, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, on the road ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Obro the muscleman (Gordon Mitchell) goes to Atlantis and sinks a death-ray king (Bella Cortez) who knows the secret of immortality.
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, murder, volcano, belly dancer, ghost, incest, mad scientist, poison, atlantis, invasion, disaster, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.8
 2K
Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, homecoming, escapades, rivalry, save the kingdom, village, imaginary kingdom, witch, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.4
 818
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, stylized, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, chaos, future dystopia, apocalypse, fight, fictional war, military ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sinbad, the original Prince of Persia, must complete seven tasks in order to save the world from catastrophe.
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, semi serious, mystical
Plot: save the world, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, chaos, rivalry, escapades, race against time, legends and myths, sword and sorcery, sinbad, medieval ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Storm Warriors (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, supernatural ability, supernatural, heroes, good versus evil, master warrior, battles, friends, adventure, partners, medieval, superhero ...
Place: asia, china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Almighty Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the demon god Loki destroys the fortress of Valhalla and steals the Hammer of Invincibility, only the young hero Thor can protect Earth from armageddon.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, parody, exciting ...
Plot: norse mythology, vengeance, rivalry, superhero, violence, heroes, destiny, crimes, escapades, dragon, norse god, armageddon ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
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Kamui (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: KAMUI is a Ninja on the run from the world of Ninja bound by rules in search of true freedom. However, he is burdened with the fate, where it is not allowed to take the secret of their powers outside of the tribe -- if you are born as Ninja, you ...
Style: exciting, epic, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, redemption, human spirit, heroes, rebellion, rivalry, tough heroes, rebelliousness, on the run, obsessive quest, survival ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Forty-two years after her first visit in Tokyo, Mothra returns to warn mankind that they must return Mechagodzilla, along with Godzilla's bones, to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. If not, dire consequences will follow. However, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, monster, save the world, deadly creature, good versus evil, escapades, survival, chaos, disorder, head of state, heroes, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, save the world, cyberpunk, alien invasion, space and aliens, adventure, changing the past or future, escapades, life is a bitch, future dystopia, post apocalypse ...
Time: future, year 2002
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Capt. William "Buck" Rogers is a jovial space cowboy who is accidentally time-warped from 1987 to 2491. Earth is engaged in interplanetary war following a global holocaust, and Buck's piloting skills make him an ideal starfighter ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, space opera, space adventure, superhero, space wars, outer space, escapades, rivalry, space and aliens, master warrior, master villain, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable – Chapter 1 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Morioh, 1999—a normally quiet and peaceful town has recently become a hotbed of strange activity. Jōtarō Kūjō, now a marine biologist, heads to the mysterious town to meet Jōsuke Higashikata. While the two may seem like strangers at first, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, fictional war, escapades, martial arts, transformation, superhero team, friendship, society, heroes, good versus evil, heroism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Rebirth of Mothra (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A new Mothra takes to the air and must battle Death Ghidora to save humanity.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, giant monster, good versus evil, godzilla, giant creature, youth, chaos, battles, desert, uninhibited rivalry, chaos and mayhem, island ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Legend of the Red Reaper (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Reapers guarded mankind from the demons that wait in the dark. Now, at the beginning of a new age, the Reapers are betrayed and slaughtered. Only one Reaper remains - Red, and she's out to exact revenge.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, dark fantasy, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, save the world, forbidden love, escapades, rivalry, betrayal, supernatural ability, vengeance, battles, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 2K
Death Trance (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an unknown place and unknown time, a lone Samurai known only as Grave thirsts for the ultimate battle.
Style: semi serious, captivating
Plot: vampire, samurai, martial arts, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, destiny, supernatural power, medieval ...
Place: japan, ancient china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.7
 833
The Hobgoblin (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira, who spoke for him, is being taken all her privileges and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Plot: sword and sorcery, sword, dragon, exploitation, ancient, dinosaur, barbarian, adventurer, good versus evil, heroes, supernatural, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Adventures of Hercules II (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules searches for the Seven Thunderbolts of Zeus, which have been stolen by renegade gods.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: hercules, heroes, greek mythology, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroic mission, legends and myths, rebelliousness, battles, escapades, superhuman powers ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, colourful, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: legend, heroes, good versus evil, save the world, superhuman powers, adventure, escapades, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, time travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Lone Wolf and Cub: White Heaven in Hell (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the sixth and final film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, the final conflict between Ogami Itto and the Yagyu clan is carried out.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, samurai, revenge, superhero, fight, ancient, supernatural, assassin, strong violent content, master warrior, lone wolves, rivalry ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Forbidden Warrior (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Gaia Za is a sacred tome that holds many ancient and powerful spells to be unlocked by a so-called Chosen One expected to be born to one of two leading families: the Khans or the Marajis. Unwilling to leave the clan's fate to the gods, Che ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, kung fu, escapades, rivalry, destiny, legends and myths, heroes, heroic mission, medieval, supernatural ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Midnight Chronicles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the world of MIDNIGHT, it is a time of overwhelming darkness. After three ages of scheming and war, the dark god Izrador has finally defeated the heroes and armies of the free races. Now, he rules the world of Aryth with an iron fist. Enslaved ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, heroes, save the world, good versus evil, supernatural, destiny, imaginary kingdom, introspection, rivalry, escapades, save the kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 12K
Bleach (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High school student Ichigo Kurosaki lives an ordinary life,besides being able to see ghosts and the blurry memories of his mother death under strange circumstances when he was a kid. His peaceful world suddenly breaks as he meets Rukia Kuchiki, a ...
Style: stylized, exciting, entertaining, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, training, teenager, school, monster, widower, young girl, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
 2K
Yatterman (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Pieces of a mysterious artefact known as the Skull Stone are scattered across the planet, and they hold the power to reveal the location of the largest deposit of gold in the world. The Doronbo Gang, the villainous trio of the series, are on pursuit ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, youth, master villain, a.i., young heroes, archaeologist, disappearance ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia, mount fuji, tokyo, alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%