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The Lost Village (2016)
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The Lost Village (2016)
Original name: 迷家-マヨイガ-
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A shady bus tour of young men and women are headed to an elusive village called Nanakimura. A destination where people can partake in an utopian existence, free of the world's obstacles... or so goes the rumor. Heading deep into the mountains, the bus is carrying 30 different individuals, each harboring their own expectations and troubled hearts... What they had arrived to was an uninhabited village with lingering, faint scents of life and it was falling apart. Just what is the secret of Nanakimura?
Style: suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: supernatural, sociopath, disappearance, child in peril, missing person, old man, supernatural power, hallucination, paranoia, father son relationship, imaginary friend, danger, haunted by the past, childhood trauma, surrealism, dark past, little girl, expose, anxiety, teenager, monster, journey, village, violence, forest ...

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Most similar movies to The Lost Village

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious and psychological films and TV series with plots about death, murder, blood, fear, violence, danger and gore mostly in Animation, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Lost Village: Terror in Resonance (2014), Shiki (2010), Angels of Death (2018), ERASED (2016), Elfen Lied (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Terror in Resonance (2014)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In an alternate version of the present, Tokyo has been decimated by a shocking terrorist attack, and the only hint to the identity of the culprit is a bizarre video uploaded to the internet. The police, baffled by this cryptic clue, are powerless to ...
Style: tragic ending, psychological, touching, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, terrorism, orphan, hacker, tragic hero, human experiment, tragedy, anti hero, childhood friend, police, terrorist, anti heroes ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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71%
 7.7
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Shiki (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sotobamura is a small village with around 1300 residents; so small the village isn't even connected to a single highway. An isolated village in which old customs, such as the burial of the dead, are still practiced. One day, the bodies of three ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, murder, danger, insanity, deadly, violence, desperation, imaginary, mass murder, panic, mysterious death ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angels of Death (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Most girls waking up without any memory and meeting a serial killer would panic, but not Rachel. In fact, far from being her biggest problem, killer Zack might just prove a convenient resource when it comes to finding a way out of the building in ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, fear, adventure, evil, mercilessness, violence, brutality, rescue, quest, supernatural, demon, bad guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.5
 37K
ERASED (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 264 min.
TV show
Story: Satoru Fujinuma is a struggling manga artist who has the ability to turn back time and prevent deaths. When his mother is killed he turns back time to solve the mystery, but ends up back in elementary school, just before the disappearance of his ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sentimental, tense, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, child abuse, serial killer, time travel, murder, friendship, death, dysfunctional family, kidnapping, abuse, abusive mother, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006, year 1988
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Garden of Sinners – Chapter 5: Paradox Spiral (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the middle of October 1998, Enjou Tomoe is attacked by bullies from his old school and saved by Ryougi Shiki. He asks her to hide him at her place and admits that he killed someone. Several days after the incident there are still no broadcasts ...
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, suspense, captivating, adult animation ...
Plot: supernatural, psychopath, sociopath, teenage boy, murder, paranoia, surrealism, danger, flash forward, disturbed individual, nightmare comes true, neck breaking ...
Place: big ben london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.0
 31K
Elfen Lied (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, dark fantasy, ecchi, rough ...
Plot: split personality, life is a bitch, supernatural, childhood trauma, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, sadism, sexual abuse, memory loss, suffering, mutant, evil ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
B: The Beginning (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In a world powered by advanced technology, crime and action unfold in the archipelagic nation of Cremona. Genius investigator Keith Flick rejoins the royal police force just as serial killer "B" emerges. Mysterious youth Koku may be an ...
Style: dark fantasy, suspense, exciting, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: brainwashing, revenge, investigation, massacre, secret organization, police, supernatural, danger, violence, anti hero, anti heroes, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 679
Ga-Rei -Zero- (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follows two friends, daughters of exorcists, who are now members of the government's secret Supernatural Disaster Countermeasures Division that fights demons when they appear in Japan.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, heir, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, government agency, deadly creature, heroes ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 8.6
 24K
Monster (2004)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kenzou Tenma, a Japanese brain surgeon in Germany, finds his life in utter turmoil after getting involved with a psychopath that was once a former patient.
Style: rough, realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: doctor, moral dilemma, mastermind, murder, guilt, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, hospital, track down, choice, manipulations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: germany, europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 2K
Hell Girl (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hell Girl, also known as Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell, is an anime series produced by Aniplex and Studio Deen. It focuses on the existence of a supernatural system that allows people to take revenge by having other people sent to Hell via the ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, scary, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vengeance, torment, murder, supernatural power, teenage girl, supernatural, teenage boy, heaven and hell, grudge, justice, danger, anguish ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Brynhildr in the Darkness (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: When he was a child, Murakami was friends with a girl he called Kuroneko. One day, while trying to prove the existence of aliens to Murakami, she is killed in an accident that he barely survives. Guilty of his role in the accident, Murokami decides ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, romantic, suspense ...
Plot: danger, secret laboratory, telescope, guilt, good versus evil, doom, childhood friends, childhood friend, high school student, research, outer space, astronomy ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Umineko: When They Cry (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: As customary per year, the entire family is gathering on the island for a conference that discusses the current financial situations of each respective person. Because of the family head's poor health, this year involves the topic of the head ...
Style: dark fantasy
Plot: naughty child, love, teenager, witch, pool of blood, abuse, arrogance, stabbed in the arm, torture, beating, single mother, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Happy Sugar Life (2018)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Satou Matsuzaka, a girl who has never loved anyone before, falls in love with a girl named Shio Koube. The two girls are drawn to each other, and begin a happy life together. Satou won't let anyone endanger their new life, and would do anything ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, romantic ...
Plot: insanity, obsession, female psychopath, dysfunctional family, delusion, dark secret, teenage boy, murder, dark past, secret, borderline personality disorder, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 13K
Another (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: When Kouichi Sasakibara transfers to his new school, he can sense something frightening in the atmosphere of his new class, a secret none of them will talk about. At the center is the beautiful girl Mei Misaki. Kouichi is immediately drawn to her ...
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: mysterious character, classmate, death, supernatural, classmates, curses spells and rituals, school, school life, curse, teenage life, high school life, accidental death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1998
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Higurashi: When They Cry - NEW (2020)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: New kid Keiichi Maebara is settling into his new home of peaceful Hinamizawa village. Making quick friends with the girls from his school, he's arrived in time for the big festival of the year. But something about this isolated town seems ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, tense, reboot
Plot: murder, small town, murder investigation, investigation, uncover truth, teenager, murder mystery, teenage life, schoolboy, murderer, mystery, secret ...
Time: year 1983
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 431
Golgo 13 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Golgo 13 is not his real name. Then again, neither is Duke Togo, Tadashi Togo, or any number of the aliases he goes by. A man of mystery, not even the world’s most prominent intelligence agencies can determine who Golgo really is, or just where he ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, hitman, danger, crimes, tough heroes, murder, mission, assassination, attempted murder, mysterious death, terrorism, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
When They Cry (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After moving into the quiet town of Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi spends his days blissfully in school often playing games with his local friends. However, appearances can be deceiving. One fateful day, Keiichi stumbles upon news of a murder that had ...
Style: mind bending, psychological, serious, suspenseful, adult animation ...
Plot: murder, torture, psychopath, under the surface, psychic, fear, village, crimes, disappearance, mystery, student, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.3
 11K
Baccano! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 384 min.
TV show
Story: During the early 1930s in Chicago, the transcontinental train, Flying Pussyfoot, is starting its legendary journey that will leave a trail of blood all over the country. At the same time in New York, the ambitious scientist Szilard and his unwilling ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, mad, suspense ...
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, supernatural, paranoia, rivalry, danger, vengeance, uncontrollable, heroes, alchemy, imaginary, murder ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 5K
Berserk (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Spurred by the flame raging in his heart, the Black Swordsman Guts continues his seemingly endless quest for revenge. Standing in his path are heinous outlaws, delusional evil spirits, and a devout child of god. Even as it chips away at his life, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: sword, murder, violence, death, demon, supernatural, danger, military, deadly, hate, blood, anger ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Darker Than Black (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Anime television series created, directed and written by Tensai Okamura and animated by Bones.
Style: rough, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, secret agents, future dystopia, supernatural, dark past, paranormal phenomena, fighting crime, investigation, escapades, transformation, fate of humanity, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.7
 3K
Inuyashiki (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Inuyashiki Ichirou is down on his luck. While only 58 years old, his geriatric looks often have him written off as a pathetic old man by the world around him and he’s constantly ignored and disrespected by his family despite all that he’s done ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, gunfight, androids, danger, chase, father daughter relationship, explosion, superhero, super strength, anti heroes, anti hero, robot vs. robot ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kokkoku, Moment by Moment (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In order to save her brother and nephew who have been kidnapped by a mysterious religious group known as the Genuine Love Society, Juri and her family cast a spell using a stone hidden by her grandfather to enter the world of stopped time known as ...
Style: suspense, captivating, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: creature, parallel world, stopped time, artifact, encounter, blackmailer, ransom demand, salvation, loneliness, time travel, life philosophy, moral dilemma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 7K
Gantz (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Gantz is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiroya Oku. Gantz tells the story of Kei Kurono and his friend Masaru Kato who die in a train accident and become part of a semi-posthumous "game" in which they and several other ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, ecchi ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, rivalry, save the world, alien encounter, paralysis, deadly weapon, heroes, deadly, chases and races, gory, ghost ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Natsuki Subaru, an ordinary high school student, is on his way home from the convenience store when he finds himself transported to another world. As he's lost and confused in a new world where he doesn't even know left from right, the ...
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: magic, alternate world, tragedy, death, parallel world, time loop, adventure, supernatural, butterfly effect, medieval, time travel, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 2K
Noir (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noir is a tale of assassins, in particular one named Mireille Bouquet, a contract killer who receives a message from a young girl with no memory about herself, but is an incredibly efficient killing machine. The story takes us on a pilgrimage to the ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, amnesia, female warrior, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mercenary, crime, life is a bitch, deathtrap, identity crisis, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, corsica, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Deadman Wonderland (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Death is the main attraction in Deadman Wonderland, from the studio that brought you Samurai Champloo and Ergo Proxy. Ganta is the only survivor after a mysterious man in red slaughters a classroom full of teenagers. He’s framed for the carnage, ...
Style: rough, twists and turns, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: prison, young heroes, survival, life turned upside down, uncover truth, contests and competitions, false accusation, future dystopia, frame up, supernatural, confined, society ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 2K
School Days (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A rumor states that if you take a photo of someone you like with your cellphone and keep it hidden, they'll fall for you. Will Makoto win his love by taking a picture of Kotonoha without anyone knowing?
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, ecchi ...
Plot: romance, high school, school, harem, obsession, rivalry, fall in love, love triangle, lie, shyness, girl, revenge ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Corpse Party: Tortured Souls (2013)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Heavenly Host Elementary School is a legendary elementary school for ghost stories due to its mysterious past. It was torn down following the murders and disappearances of several of its staff and students and now another school called Kisaragi ...
Style: dark, scary, disturbing, serious, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, brutality, young heroes, youth, imaginary, survival, dark past, murder, prank, student ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.2
 925
Speed Grapher (2005)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan, Philippines
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the new Tokyo, where every fetish has a face, burned-out war photographer Tatsumi Saiga is slumming in the tabloid wasteland. Sent to dig up dirt on the underground elite, he stumbles upon a depraved ritual below the city—and before the night ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting
Plot: danger, private detective, supernatural ability, stalking, parent child relationship, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, surrealism, photograph, photographer, mother daughter relationship, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Psychic Detective Yakumo (2010)
Genre: Animation, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In order to help a friend possessed by a spirit, Ozawa Haruka knocks on the door of her university's movie research association. There she meets Saitou Yakumo, a rude, unkempt young man with a red left eye, who is said to have spiritual powers. ...
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, investigation, supernatural ability, mysterious place, mysterious character, deadly, danger, crimes, college, college life, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%