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Devilman: Crybaby (2018)
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Devilman: Crybaby (2018)
Original name: デビルマン・クライベイビー
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Akira Fudo learns from his best friend Ryo Asuka that demons will revive and reclaim the world from humans. With humans hopeless against this threat, Ryo suggests combining with a demon. With this, Akira becomes Devilman, a being with the power of demon but with a human heart.
Style: psychological, captivating, apocalyptic, bleak, intense
Plot: satan, demons, love, demon, friendship, good versus evil, alternate reality, save the world, chaos and mayhem, eroticism, contests and competitions, biblical reference, super powers, gore

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, stylized and serious films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, demon, rivalry, escapades, good versus evil and heroes mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Devilman: Crybaby: Blue Exorcist (2011), Mob Psycho 100 (2016), Soul Eater (2008), Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019), Shaman King (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blue Exorcist (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Humans live in the world of Assiah, demons in Gehenna. The two dimensions are not meant to interfere with each other, but demons still possess creatures in Assiah in spite of this. The humans who can fight these demons are known as exorcists. Rin ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, captivating, not serious ...
Plot: demon, supernatural, exorcist, exorcism, heroes, curses spells and rituals, ghost, anger, imaginary, rivalry, danger, mind control ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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Mob Psycho 100 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Shigeo Kageyama, a.k.a. "Mob," is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, ...
Style: light, captivating, exciting, humorous, satirical
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, school, extrasensory perception, telekinesis, slice of life, super powers, ghost, sibling rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mentor, male protagonist
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Soul Eater (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set at the "Death Weapon Meister Academy", the series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid. Trying to make the latter a "death scythe" and thus fit for use ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, school, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, master warrior, transformation, save the world, witch, curses spells and rituals, demon, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, absurd
Plot: demon, supernatural, danger, friendship, murder, death, destiny, adventure, redemption, mentor, violence, adaptation ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, contests and competitions, friendship, supernatural ability, master warrior, good versus evil, samurai, youth, ambition, supernatural, shaman, championship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Castlevania (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself. Inspired by the classic video game series.
Style: bloody, atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, apocalyptic
Plot: dark fantasy, vampire, vampire hunter, dracula, adaptation, demon, medieval, magic, computer game, plague, clan
Time: middle ages
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Devil May Cry (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Story: The adventures of the demon hunter Dante who himself is half demon and half human.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, deadly, dedication, good versus evil, supernatural, debt, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, heroic mission, heroes, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Testament of Sister New Devil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Basara Toujou met his two cute little sisters, Mio Naruse and Maria Naruse. The two sisters revealed themselves as a member of the demon clan and Basara as a member of hero clan, demon clan's enemy, and is not related by family. Mio is the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, harem, magical, love triangle, good versus evil, power struggle, master servant relationship, obsessive quest, supernatural, clan, fight scenes, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Devil Man - Volume 1: The Birth (1987)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Akira is just another normal kid in modern-day Tokyo, until an old friend of his, Ryo, shows up and turns his world upside down. Akira learns that there is an upcoming war of demons on humanity and he has just been enlisted for a major tour of duty. ...
Plot: demon, monster, breasts, transformation, gore, alter ego, devil, bathtub, blood, friendship, destruction, anti hero
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Sailor Moon Crystal (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Usagi Tsukino is chosen to be a guardian of justice and is sent on a quest to locate a Silver Crystal before the Dark Kingdom invades the Earth.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, superhuman powers, imaginary, young heroes, teenage life, danger, friendship, curses spells and rituals, magic, superhero ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Karen Kohiruimaki always felt out of place in the real world. Due to her extreme height, she found it hard to make friends with other girls her age. Everything changes when she's introduced to VR and Gun Gale Online. In GGO, Karen is free to ...
Style: tense, captivating, bleak, touching
Audience: teens
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Time: near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Constantine: City of Demons (2018)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This all-new animated series from Warner Bros. Animation and Blue Ribbon Content follows DC’s popular comic book character John Constantine (voiced by the live action series star Matt Ryan), a seasoned demon hunter and master of the occult.
Style: suspense, gothic, biblical, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead, holy water, exorcism, salvation, demons, god or devil, fight scenes, fantasy world, devil, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 24 min.
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Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Vampire Knight (2008)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fate/Zero (2011)
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Country: Japan
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Attack on Titan (2013)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: sweet, captivating, feel good, sincere, entertaining
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
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Berserk (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 7.7
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D.Gray-man (2006)
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Country: Japan
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Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, suspense, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.9
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Mighty Max (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: destiny, chosen one, good versus evil, imaginary, heroic mission, young heroes, chases and races, master villain, partners, evil force, deadly, time travel ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Devilman Volume 3: Devilman Apocalyps (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Fear runs rampant throughout Tokyo with the revelation that demons in fact exist amongst us. Paranoia and the darker side of humanity boils onto the streets as people turn on one another, suspecting that anyone could in fact be a demon hiding in ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Demon City Shinjuku (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Kyoya's father was a great warrior, killed at the hands of the diabolical psychic, Rebi Ra, who has now opened a portal to hell in the city of Shinjuku. It falls to Kyoya to finish what his father started and battle his way through demons, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Plot: good versus evil, demon, sword, battles, rivalry, save the world, supernatural, vengeance, ghost, heroes, samurai, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.3
 506
Pandora Hearts (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, tense, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
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Time: victorian era
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.9
 2K
Magi (2012)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: After discovering that he's the son of Satan, a young man must join the True Cross Academy in order to master his abilities and defeat Satan himself.
Plot: demon, exorcist, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%