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20th Century Boys 3: Redemption (2009)
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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, offbeat, serious
Plot: adventure, heroes, save the world, rebellion, life is a bitch, danger, rebelliousness, escapades, future dystopia, imaginary, impostor, false identity, deadly virus, cult, death sentence, false accusation, mistaken identity, shoplifting, dead boy, death penalty, apology, badge, false name, death of boy, false memory ...
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 escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry 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, best friends, adventure, save the world, danger, teenage life, apocalypse, terrorism, store, childhood, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 90s, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: japan, bangkok thailand, osaka japan, tokyo, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
20th Century Boys - Chapter 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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: adventure, teenage life, rivalry, friendship, save the world, danger, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, battles, haunted by the past, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Great Yokai War (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 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
Plot: legends and myths, friends, social relations, adventure, danger, escapades, rivalry, friendship, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural power, manga ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, heroes, good versus evil, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: heroes, adventure, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, danger, escapades, imaginary, save the princess, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: suspenseful, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, twins, escapades, ambition, good versus evil, save the world, heroes, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, folk hero, reunion ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, elf, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, heroes, danger, battles, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, futuristic, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, catastrophe, mad scientist, ghost, atlantis, murder, sword and sandal, incest, volcano, belly dancer, poison, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, adventurer, wizards and magicians, imaginary, on the road, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 1K
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, homecoming, rivalry, imaginary, escapades, danger, village, imaginary kingdom, save the kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, semi serious, captivating, stylized, mystical
Plot: save the world, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, chaos, race against time, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.5
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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, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, life is a bitch, society, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, rivalry, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, battles, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, master warrior, friends, adventure, partners, imaginary, mountain ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space wars, space opera, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, technology gone awry, future dystopia, time travel, battles, chaos, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, danger, heroes, destiny, escapades, crimes, superhero, violence, parody, imaginary, norse mythology ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, escapades, changing the past or future, danger, life is a bitch, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: exciting, scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, chases and races, rivalry, rescue, supernatural, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, uninhibited rivalry, deadly, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Demon's Rook (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy named Roscoe finds a portal to another world where he is taught magic by an elder demon known as Dimwos. Dimwos raises the boy into manhood, revealing to him many secrets.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: magic, demon, adventure, supernatural, experiment gone awry, parallel world, ancient mystery, heroes, escapades, danger, curses spells and rituals, portal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, save the world, chaos, disorder, survival, deadly creature, escapades, danger, good versus evil, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, battles ...
Time: 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, save the world, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, wizards and magicians, danger, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: dark fantasy, supernatural romance, adventure, supernatural, save the world, good versus evil, forbidden love, betrayal, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Space Battleship Yamato (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 2199, five years after the Gamilons began an invasion of Earth, the planet has been ravaged by the aliens' bombs. The remnants of humanity have fled underground to escape the irradiated surface. One day, former pilot Susumu Kodai discovers a ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, escapades, heroic mission, space wars, siege, battles, space and aliens, danger, heroes, save the world ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, save the world, elf, destiny, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, rivalry, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Attack of the Gryphon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a mystical land torn apart by civil war, a warrior princess must team up with a rival warrior prince to hunt down an evil sorcerer who has summoned a giant flying demon which is terrorizing their land.
Style: serious, epic, exciting
Plot: escapades, civil war, good versus evil, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, danger, isolation, curses spells and rituals, vampire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, cult film
Plot: heroes, adventurer, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary, supernatural, danger, rivalry, adventure, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, dragon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: greek mythology, hercules, good versus evil, heroes, obsessive quest, heroic mission, superhuman powers, danger, battles, rebelliousness, legends and myths, escapades ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Ragnarok (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Archaeologist Sigurd Svendsen discovers that the Oseberg ship hides a secret from the Viking Age. Along with his two children put Sigurd out on a quest to find the truth. The mystery leads them into "No Man's Land" between Norway and ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: norse mythology, ancient mystery, vikings, adventure, viking, legends and myths, danger, escapades, adventurer, riddles and clues, obsessive quest, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, ancient history
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Blade of Kings (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: empress, vampire, martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, danger, imaginary, escapades, save the world, chosen one, twins, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Dungeons & Dragons: The Book of Vile Darkness (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A noble warrior must battle dragons and demons while upholding his moral code as he covertly joins a group of villains to rescue his kidnapped father from Shathrax, the Mind Flayer, who threatens to destroy the world.
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: sword and sorcery, dragon, heroic mission, adventure, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, supernatural, heroes, danger, imaginary, save the world, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Hirokin: The Last Samurai (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rebellion, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, danger, rivalry, corrupted ruler, escapades, heroes, rebelliousness, freedom, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%