Movies like Mushishi Tokubetsu-hen: Hihamukage

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Mushishi Tokubetsu-hen: Hihamukage (2014)
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Mushishi Tokubetsu-hen: Hihamukage (2014)
Original name: 蟲師 特別篇 日蝕む翳
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A powerful mushi appears during an eclipse, drawing other mushi to form a huge shadow that blocks the sun over a small village. Looking for clues about the mushi, Ginko meets a child who is afflicted by a strange disease that manifests itself when she is exposed to sunlight, and it does not take long for him to find out that both facts are related.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, slice of life, village, nature, forest, illness, sun, wanderer, eclipse, countryside, solar eclipse, sunlight, walking, edo period, supernatural power

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, psychological and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, friendship, slice of life, love, supernatural power, danger and magic mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Mushishi Tokubetsu-hen: Hihamukage: Mushi-Shi (2005), Colorful (2010), The Day of the Crows (2012), Wolf Children (2012), The Book of the Dead (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mushi-Shi (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: They are neither plants nor animals. They differ from other forms of life such as the micro-organisms and the fungi. Instead they resemble the primeval body of life and are generally known as "Mushi". Their existence and appearance are ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, atmospheric, inspirational ...
Plot: nature, legends and myths, mysterious character, supernatural, adventure, ghost, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, supernatural ability, japanese mythology, escapades ...
Place: japan
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Mushishi: The Next Chapter - Drops of Bells (2015)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: On a warm summer day, a boy heard the sound of bells ringing, as if in celebration, in the mountain near his home. Several years later in that same mountain, the mushishi Ginko stumbles upon a young girl in a mountain with branches and leaves ...
Style: seinen, bleak, atmospheric, inspirational
Plot: supernatural, slice of life, supernatural power, wanderer, mysterious character, legends and myths, imaginary, solar eclipse, nature, japanese mythology, adventurer, life is a bitch ...
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To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: One hot summer day a little girl gets lost in an enchanted forest of the mountain god where spirits reside. A young boy appears before her, but she cannot touch him for fear of making him disappear. And so a wondrous adventure awaits...
Style: exciting, touching, captivating, sincere
Plot: spirit, childhood, friendship, folklore, little girl, supernatural, forest, japanese mythology, love, slice of life, coming of age, forces of nature ...
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Colorful (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Upon reaching the train station to death, a dejected soul is informed that he is lucky and will have another chance at life. He is placed in the body of a 14-year-old boy named Kobayashi Makoto, who has just committed suicide. Watched over by a ...
Style: serious, psychological, stylized, inspirational, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reincarnation, dealing with death, high school life, supernatural, one more chance, suicide, school life, memory loss, brother brother relationship, everyday life, parents and children, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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The Day of the Crows (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a cabin of the deep of the forest, a child and his father leas a wild and hard life in utmost isolation. The child grows up fearing and admiring his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Until the day he discovers ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: ghost, forest, village, fish out of water, life turned upside down, supernatural, family relations, youth, family, fall in love, parents and children, isolation ...
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Wolf Children (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident, a woman must find a way to raise the son and daughter that she had with him. However, their inheritance of their father's traits prove to be a challenge for her.
Style: heartbreaking, atmospheric, sweet, colourful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: werewolf, childhood, family relations, wolf, parents and children, single mother, human becomes animal, social relations, supernatural, school, love, imaginary ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Book of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot concerns a sheltered aristocratic woman in feudal Japan. Bored and unfamiliar with the world outside her estate, she passes the time copying a special Buddhist sutra sent by her father who has been absent on official business for years. ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, suspenseful, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: romance, supernatural, mistaken identity, supernatural romance, religions or cults, ghost, master and servant, palaces castles and temples, assassination, buddhism, afterlife, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, china
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22%
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part I: Beginnings (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Madoka Kaname, an ordinary middle-schooler, along with her best friend Sayaka Miki, are offered the chance to have any wish they want granted by the mysterious Kyubey, and become magical girls and fight witches. However, fellow magical girl Homura ...
Style: dark fantasy, atmospheric, stylized, serious, tense ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Judge (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
Story: What comes around goes around...even from beyond the grave. Most criminals are only concerned with earthly justice - the laws of man. All too often, the guilty go free, their deeds unpunished. But there is another law. Deep within the spirit world, ...
Style: psychotronic
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UN-GO: Chapter of Inga (2011)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day - The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A year has passed since Menma's ghostly return to the Super Peace Busters. Although the time they spent together during that summer was short, the five members reminisce about what happened as they each write a letter to their lost friend.
Style: psychological, emotional, stylized, serious, touching ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Following Madoka's rewriting of the universe, sacrificing herself and her happy normal days to save all magical girls from the cruel fate that awaited them by wiping witches out of existence, the despair still manifest into creatures known as ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, tense, dark fantasy ...
Plot: magical girl, strong female presence, surrealism, imaginary, supernatural, young heroes, teenage life, wizards and magicians, wish come true, haunted by the past, deal with the devil, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Children of the Sea (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ruka is a young girl whose parents are separated and whose father works in an aquarium. When two boys, Umi and Sora, who were raised in the sea by dugongs, are brought to the aquarium, Ruka feels drawn to them and begins to realize that she has the ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, entertaining, seinen
Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: contemporary
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Animal Crossing: The Movie (2006)
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Bleach: Fade to Black (2008)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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20%
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19%
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Country: Japan
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Duration: 24 min.
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Story: At the end of the last summer vacation of high school, Youta Narukami spends his days preparing for the university entrance exams, when a young girl named Hina suddenly appears, proclaiming herself as the "god of omniscience." Youta is ...
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Audience: teens
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Duration: 106 min.
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, China, USA
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Darkside Blues (1994)
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Style: psychotronic
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19%
Yobi, the Five Tailed Fox (2007)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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