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After Last Season (2009)
 1.6
 8K
After Last Season (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of scientists is developing a new technology that captures the thoughts of a human subject and changes them into images. Still in its infancy, the technology changes thoughts into simple images and shapes. Two company interns (Matthew Andrews and Sarah Austin) have the chance to test the technology while they pursue a degree in neurosurgery. They study at a university along with other students (Anne Plaven). A brain surgeon named Dr. Marlen introduces the students to real life situations as several unexplained deaths take place around the city. When Andrews and Austin test the new technology at their company, Austin sees flashes of events in her mind. The events relate to the killings in the city. The flashes lead to new and dangerous discoveries. The students may not survive the experiment.
Style: atmospheric, offbeat, experimental, stylized, controversial, contemplative, cult film
Plot: murder, supernatural ability, laboratory, society, future dystopia, medical school, ghost, medical student, telepathy, room, microchip, corporation, dream, medical examination, offscreen killing, 3d animation, furniture, confusion, neurology, wallpaper, a vision
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, futuristic and atmospheric films with plots about society, danger, future dystopia, imaginary, escapades, life is a bitch and rivalry mostly in Animation, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like After Last Season: Glitch in the Grid (2011), The Toe Tactic (2008), Metropia (2009), The Congress (2013), A Scanner Darkly (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Glitch in the Grid (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three artists struggling against the grid of society find spiritual renewal.
Style: experimental, contemplative, atmospheric, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, unfulfillment, bad trip, friendship, friends, cause and meaning, twentysomething life, religions or cults, hollywood, self discovery, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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95%
 5.2
 119
The Toe Tactic (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Mona is nearly overwhelmed by grief and depression. After her father's death, she's cut herself off: leaving teaching - she now temps as an office assistant, ignoring her mother's calls, talking to herself in mirrors, and rejecting ...
Style: offbeat, surreal, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: singleness, dealing with death, homecoming, imaginary, death in the family, benign alien, unfulfillment, family problems, human nature, telephone call, elevator, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 7K
Metropia (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, oil reserves are nearly depleted and Europe is connected by series of underground tunnels. While navigating these tunnels, Roger hears voices, one in particular. Seeking a way to rid himself of the voice only leads Roger deeper ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: chaos, society, corporate crimes, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, mind control, surveillance, conspiracy, bomb, imaginary, dystopic future ...
Time: future
Place: europe, paris france, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 17K
The Congress (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, longtime agent and the head of Miramount ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, mind bending, thought provoking, atmospheric ...
Plot: actor's life, lifestyle, parallel world, child illness, escape from reality, one last job, moral dilemma, parents and children, under the surface, filmmaking, life is a bitch, cyberspace ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.
Style: psychedelic, psychological, surreal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: drug abuse, undercover, losing-it hero, neo noir, addiction, law enforcement, fighting crime, future dystopia, surveillance, schizophrenia, split personality, cyberpunk ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A quixotic artist hypothesizes about why he feels bad when a mystery girl stands him up. The event prompts him to ask: what's the content of a momentary feeling? Is it the sum of your experiences? And perhaps more importantly, are your ...
Style: contemplative, experimental, serious, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: young lovers, introspection, postmodernism, urban, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, city life, cause and meaning, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, fall in love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.2
 20K
Metropolis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Duke Red has overseen the construction of a massive Ziggurat to extend his power across the whole planet. Tima, a robot-girl built in the image of his deceased daughter, is at the core of these plans. However, after escaping the Duke's clutches ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: metropolis, robot, megalomaniac, heroic mission, self discovery, world domination, adventure, save the day, uncover truth, androids and robots, imaginary, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
 605
The Fake (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A convict returns to his home town to torturing again his family and face his neighbors trying to destroy the local religious fanatics and their plans to keep money from the village people.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: village life, cons and scams, society, clergy, village, homecoming, family relations, released from prison, danger, dishonesty, social relations, cult
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Groundbreaking director Mamoru Oshii continues to push the boundaries of art and anime with this universally acclaimed cyber thriller following cyborg detective Batou as he tries to unravel the reasons for a murderous robot revolt in the year 2032. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, cyborgs, androids and robots, escapades, deadly, fighting crime, crimes, loss of partner, imaginary, good versus evil, innocence ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Batman Beyond: The Movie (1999)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Fueled by remorse and vengeance, a high schooler named Terry McGinnis revives the role of Batman. Under supervision of an elderly Bruce Wayne, he fights crime in a harsh futuristic Gotham.
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, light, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, vigilantism, superhero, heroic mission, fighting crime, crimes, teenage life, undercover, good versus evil, future dystopia, danger, secret identity ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 8.0
 154K
Akira (1988)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, cult film, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, military, motorcycle gang, experiment, government corruption, protest, scientist, mutation, hallucinations, government, chaos, nihilism ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.8
 2K
Oldman Z (1991)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old man is being treated specially by the Department of Health under the so-called Project Z, a special nursing bed with a 6th generation computer on board. When the pain and loneliness of the old man reaches his ex-private nurse, she decides to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: satire, chaos, mad scientist, apocalypse, society, a.i., life is a bitch, disorder, imaginary, danger, alien encounter, technology gone awry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The King of Pigs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After his business goes bankrupt, 30 something Kyeong-Min kills his wife impulsively. Hiding his anger, he seeks out his former middle school classmate Jong-Seok. Jong-Seok now works as a ghostwriter for an autobiography, but he dreams of writing ...
Style: realistic, stylized, rough, serious
Plot: haunted by the past, high school, bully, youth, high school life, society, teenage life, life is a bitch, human nature, social relations, teacher, punched in the face ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Black Jack: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Black Jack is a master surgeon who possesses impeccable skills, enabling him to perform operations that are impossible for even the finest surgeons. He now is faced with his most difficult task to date and must challenge the limits of medical ...
Style: bleak, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: doctors and patients, heroic mission, future dystopia, uncover truth, contests and competitions, kidnapping, save the planet, gory, plague, rescue, haunted by the past, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Technotise: Edit & I (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Technotise: Edit & I is a Serbian animated feature film. The plot is set in 2074 in Belgrade. The main character is Edit Stefanović, a female psychology student who, after failing the same university exam for the sixth time, decides to ...
Style: futuristic, adult animation
Plot: female protagonist, drug humor, autism, exam, teacher, scientist, college student, drug dealer, supernatural power, topless, artificial intelligence, lust ...
Time: 21st century
Place: serbia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 480
Broken Saints (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 720 min.
Story: In the quiet corners of the globe, four strangers – a cynical American programmer, an aging Japanese priest, a troubled Arabic mercenary and a mysterious Fijian girl – receive a series of chilling apocalyptic visions. Desperate to understand ...
Style: saga, serious, mind bending, offbeat, bleak ...
Plot: cyberspace, religions or cults, future dystopia, curses spells and rituals, danger, partners, destiny, chaos, society, escapades, imaginary, mystery ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Escaflowne: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gaea is a mythical realm ruled by sword and sorcery and immersed in blood and violence. Thrust into a conflict she doesn't quite understand, Hitomi Kanzaki helps aid the young Prince Van as they embark upon a journey to fight the Black Dragon ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, tragic hero, unrequited love, supernatural ability, supernatural, adventure, future dystopia, rivalry, escapades, teenage life, heroic mission, danger ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mardock Scramble: The First Compression (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Rune Ballot is a down-and-out teen prostitute in Mardock City. One day, she's picked up by an ambitious casino manager named Shell who gives her everything she could want. Renewed by a false innocence, a false past, and now the false life Shell ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: prostitute, deadly, crimes, heroes, androids and robots, rivalry, vengeance, woman in danger, starting over, dishonesty, artificial intelligence, girls with guns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Black Magic M-66 (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A freelance reporter stumbles on a desperate military operation. An army chopper has crashed and its cargo has been activated. Now there are two killer androids running loose in the wilderness and have the daughter of their inventor as their target. ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, adventure, a.i., crimes, ghost, man versus machine, chaos, supernatural, rescue, woman in danger, investigation, journalism ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 1K
Venus Wars (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by Ishtar. She falls in with a bunch of ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reporter, invasion, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, chases and races, life is a bitch, danger, journalism, space travel, androids and robots, a.i. ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 410
Sin: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It is the near future, and the city of Freeport teeters on the verge of total collapse. The twin tides of rampant crime and ruinous graft face only one barrier: the elite strike force HARDCORPS. Led by Colonel John Blade, HARDCORPS is the last force ...
Style: serious, rough, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: a.i., fighting crime, adventure, heroes, investigation, undercover, save the world, heroic mission, leadership, rivalry, race against time, society ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 1K
My Dog Tulip (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of a man who rescues a German shepherd and how the two become fast friends.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dog, german shepherd, human animal relationship, pets, wounded animal, friendship, rescue, dog movie, memoir, friends, bittersweet, typewriter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Armitage III: Dual Matrix (2002)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Naomi Armitage and Ross Sylibus have changed their names and live with their daughter Yoko as a happy and normal family on Mars — until an android riot breaks out at an anti-matter plant on Earth.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, mars, androids and robots, violence, robot, adventure, future dystopia, good versus evil, a.i., haunted by the past, master villain, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Art of Happiness (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sergio driving a taxi in a white Naples overflowing sadness and garbage. Pouring rain leads her clients through the city trying to process the death of his brother, who started ten years earlier for Tibet and never returned. A pop singer, a recycler ...
Style: contemplative, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: buddhism, happiness, surrealism, taxi driver, dealing with death, radio dj, urban, workplace, life turned upside down, workplace situations, piano, audio flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 1K
Alois Nebel (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A train dispatcher encounters a mute stranger who appears out of nowhere, and finds himself mysteriously involved with a murder in Poland. The end of the eighties in the twentieth century. Alois Nebel works as a dis­patcher at the small railway ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: surrealism, uncover truth, society, misfit, haunted by the past, mysterious character, life is a bitch, crimes, social misfits, mystery, bittersweet, axe ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic, prague, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.8
 59K
Waking Life (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our ...
Style: surreal, captivating, stylized, philosophical, clever ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, lifestyle, imagination, bohemian life, imaginary, human nature, daydreamer, nightmare, satire, life after death, reincarnation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Godkiller: Walk Among Us (2010)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Even in a postapocalyptic future in which Earth has been colonized by aliens, humans need hearts to live, so when an orphan boy's sister needs a new one, he'll go to just about any length to get it in this "illustrated film" from ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, futuristic
Plot: chaos, future dystopia, siblings relations, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades, society, danger, rivalry, wasteland, alien, sibling relationship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wings of Honneamise (1987)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On a future Earth, war between the Kingdom of Honneamise and its rival, The Republic, is inevitable. As evolving technology creates new ways to wage war, a small group seeks to propel mankind into space in their world’s first spaceflight program. ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, visually appealing, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, astronaut, assassination, fighting the system, danger, politics, space and aliens, escapades, adventure, heroes, society, future dystopia ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Joker is back with a vengeance, and Gotham's newest Dark Knight needs answers as he stands alone to face Gotham's most infamous Clown Prince of Crime.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, fighting crime, master villain, heroic mission, save the day, crimes, imaginary, heroes, undercover, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 560
Ark (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The population of the planet Alcyone is split in two; the cultures of the Ceveans and the Storrions are locked in eternal war, destroying their home. Led by their priestess Amiel, the Ceveans constructed the Ark in an attempt to flee their world, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, destiny, future dystopia, save the world, rivalry, imaginary, a.i. ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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