Movies and TV shows like Devilman Crybaby

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Devilman Crybaby (2018)
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Devilman Crybaby (2018)
Original name: DEVILMAN crybaby
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: apocalyptic, psychological, captivating, intense, bleak, dark fantasy, adult animation
Plot: demon, eroticism, satan, alternate reality, save the world, contests and competitions, chaos and mayhem, demons, friendship, super powers, love, good versus evil, biblical reference, monster, fight, violence, giant monster, supernatural power, cult, gore, superhero, hell, angel, paradise, curse
Time: 2010s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, suspenseful and dark fantasy films and TV series with plots about supernatural, demon, danger, monster, supernatural power, friendship and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Devilman Crybaby: Castlevania (2017), Devilman Lady (1998), Berserk (2016), Claymore (2007), Dororo (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Castlevania (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: dark fantasy, atmospheric, bloody, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: vampire hunter, vampire, dracula, medieval, magic, demon, adaptation, computer game, clan, blood, monster, fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania
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 6.4
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Devilman Lady (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A supermodel is attacked by a monster which brings her inner devil out. However, she doesn't let go of her humanity, so a secret government agency asks her to help them fight the demonic forces that secretly threaten Japan and the world.
Plot: demon, monster, supermodel, multiple monsters, supernatural power, superhuman, superhero, angel, lady, devil, fight, satan ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan
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100%
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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 ⇓
100%
 8.0
 13K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, suffering, imaginary, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, beast, imaginary kingdom, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.4
 9K
Dororo (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A samurai lord has bartered away his newborn son's organs to forty-eight demons in exchange for dominance on the battlefield. Yet, the abandoned infant survives thanks to a medicine man who equips him with primitive prosthetics—lethal ones ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, demon, friendship, ronin, curse, adventure, violence, supernatural, danger, supernatural power, losing-it hero, virgin sacrifice ...
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67%
Constantine: City of Demons (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 6 min.
TV show
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: gothic, suspense, stylized, scary, serious ...
Plot: god or devil, curses spells and rituals, demon, supernatural ability, devil, supernatural, supernatural power, exorcism, holy water, superhero, demons, salvation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.8
 317
Fairy Gone (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Once upon a time, fairies were tools of war. The story takes place in a world where fairies possess and dwell in animals, giving them mysterious abilities. By removing the organs of a possessed animal and transplanting them into humans, fairies can ...
Style: dark fantasy, twists and turns, bleak, visually appealing, captivating
Plot: supernatural, fairy, demon, magic, revenge, post war, catastrophe, government, fantasy world, terrorism
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, dark fantasy, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, anti heroes, danger, gunfight, supernatural, anti hero, vampire hunter, monster, superhuman powers, good versus evil, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 9.0
 252K
Attack on Titan (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by Titans. Titans are typically several stories tall, seem to have no intelligence, devour human beings and, worst of all, seem to do it for the pleasure rather than as a food source. A ...
Style: serious, tense, disturbing, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: giant, life turned upside down, friendship, transformation, friends, attack, danger, survival, army, giant monster, future dystopia, desperation ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Karakuri Circus (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Narumi is certain that Masaru will be kidnapped by wooden puppets with supernatural strength after fighting them with all his strength. Masaru inherited his father's wealth which has brought many enemies out of the shadows, too many for Narumi ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, captivating, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bounty hunter, massacre, master servant relationship, kidnapping, martial arts, circus, secret organization, puppet, teamwork, adventure, supernatural, contests and competitions ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year-old Hajime Nagumo is your average, everyday otaku. However, his simple life of pulling all-nighters and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned to a fantasy world! ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel universe, harem, adventure, warrior, love and romance, mysticism, demon, supernatural, teenage life, magical, video game, weapons ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 30K
Jujutsu Kaisen (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: With his days numbered, high schooler Yuji decides to hunt down and consume the remaining 19 fingers of a deadly curse so it can die with him.
Style: captivating, disturbing, stylized, suspense, dark fantasy
Plot: exorcism, paranormal, secret organization, tragedy, demon, supernatural, teamwork, friendship, occult, curse, high school life, spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 15K
Hellsing (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires exist. It is the duty of Hellsing, an organization sponsored by the British government, to hide that frightening fact and protect the blissfully unaware populace. Along with its own personal army, Hellsing also has a few secret weapons. ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural ability, anti hero, monster, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, warrior, immortality, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Rage of Bahamut (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Two thousand years ago, the black-and-silver-winged dragon, Bahamut, terrorized the magical land of Mistarcia. The humans, god, and demons that inhabited the land united forces against the fiend and sealed its power into a key which was split in ...
Style: exciting, tense, intense, disturbing, semi serious
Plot: angel, magic, demon, danger, unlikely couple, supernatural, peace treaty, mysterious girl, hunter, abduction, journey, key
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Attack on Titan: The Wings of Freedom (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Recap of episodes 14-25.
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, macabre, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: giant, post apocalypse, betrayal, transformation, life philosophy, friendship, destiny, courage, fantasy world, vengeance, alternate reality, fictional war ...
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100%
 6.7
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Wicked City (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This animated Japanese film is a dark, adult-oriented thriller. A peace treaty between the Earth and the Black World, a parallel universe of spider-like aliens is coming to an end. Two cops, Taki, a human male, and Maki, a female alien, are assigned ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, scary, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: demon, heroes, beast, supernatural, save the world, heroic mission, supernatural ability, good versus evil, parallel world, imaginary, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
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100%
Seraph of the End (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2012, the world allegedly comes to an end at the hands of a human-made virus, ravaging the global populace and leaving only children untouched. It is at this time that vampires emerge from the recesses of the earth, likely followed by age-old ...
Style: dark fantasy, captivating, exciting, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: friendship, vampirism, demon, super strength, angel, sword, post apocalypse, weapons, supernatural power, virus, supernatural, vampire ...
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40%
Beet the Vandel Buster (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The story takes place in a fantasy world where humans have been suffering from the attacks of the demon-like Vandels. Humans can fight back by becoming a Vandel Buster, a paid monster and Vandel assassin. The protagonist of the story, Beet, is a ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, supernatural ability, heroes, battles, supernatural power, fight, demon, save the world, protector, young heroes, demon hunter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Ushio and Tora (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ushio thinks that his father's talk of an ancient ancestor impaling a demon on a temple altar stone with the legendary Beast Spear is nuts, but when he finds the monster in his own basement, Ushio has to take another look at the family legend! ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, humorous, dark fantasy
Plot: ghost, demon, supernatural, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, curse, save the world, danger, paranormal activity, high school life, school life ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Devil Man - Volume 1: The Birth (1987)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
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: alter ego, blood, destruction, gore, monster, breasts, transformation, anti hero, superhero, anti heroes, demon, friendship ...
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33%
Twin Star Exorcists (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rokuro is from a family of exorcists, but he'd rather be a singer, a soccer player or anything but an exorcist! He's forced to own up to his own incredible potential when new arrival Benio stirs his competitive spirit. But their rivalry ...
Style: 2d animation, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, stylized ...
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33%
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 12K
Blue Exorcist (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: demon, supernatural, danger, exorcist, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, friendship, rivalry, imaginary, heroes, god or devil, school ...
Time: contemporary
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50%
Battle Game in 5 Seconds (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: It was just a usual morning. Akira Shiroyanagi, a high schooler who loves games and Konpeito (Japanese sweets), has suddenly been dragged into a battlefield by a mysterious girl who calls herself Mion. The participants are told that they are ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, psychological
Plot: secret experiment, survival, supernatural, combat, supernatural ability, showdown, supernatural power, fight for supremacy, battles, magic, teenage girl, super strength ...
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31%
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Dies Irae (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: On May 1, 1945 in Berlin, as the Red Army raises the Soviet flag over the Reichskanzlei, a group of Nazi officers conduct a ritual. For them, the slaughter in the city is nothing but the perfect ritual sacrifice in order to bring back the Order of ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, exciting, suspense
Plot: magic, supernatural, demon, teenager, violence, chase, paranormal, peril, characters in danger, supernatural power, supernatural ability, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gegege no Kitarou (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the Japanese modern era, almost all people have forgotten about Youkai.
Style: captivating, light, sincere, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, adventure, team, heroes, buddies, determination, youth, imaginary, friends, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
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29%
Blood Reign: Curse of the Yoma (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
TV show
Story: A terrible war has ravaged the land, and now, fuelled by the blood of numerous fallen warriors the Yoma, demons from hell, emerge once more. A skilled ninja seeks to end the bloodshed these demons inflict upon humanity, but to do this he must fight ...
Plot: demon, ninja, giant spider, female ninja, telekinesis, decapitated head, love interest, massacre, dead mother, human sacrifice, good versus evil, facial scar ...
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50%
The World Ends With You: The Animation (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Neku awakens in the middle of Shibuya's bustling Scramble Crossing with no memory of how he got there. Little does he know, he's been transported to an alternate plane of existence known as the Underground. Now an unwilling participant in ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, exciting, contemplative
Audience: kids
Plot: monster, battles, survival, psychic power, supernatural, afterlife, revenge, good versus evil, friends, vengeance, heroic mission, warrior ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
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07-Ghost (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a gothic fantasy world, this is the story of Teito Klein, an orphaned slave who became the top military academy student. However, an unexpected turn of events left him pursued by the forces of the Barsburg Empire. Now an escaping convict, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: magic, demon, friendship, military, fantasy world, church, adaptation, youth, murder, danger, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 674
Pandora Hearts (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Oz Vessalius, heir to one of the duke houses, has just turned fifteen. His life is rich and carefree, darkened only by the constant absence of his father. At his coming-of-age ceremony, however, everything changes. For no reason that he can discern, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deal with the devil, escapades, coming of age, prison, danger, save the day, parallel world, chaos, imaginary, mysterious character, deadly, demon ...
Time: victorian era
Place: japan, asia
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29%
King's Raid: Successors of the Will (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A century has passed since King Kyle of the Orvelia kingdom destroyed the fierce demon lord Angmund, restoring peace to the lands. Now in a time of peace, the apprentice knight Kasel enjoys his life without worry. His fate begins to change, however, ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, semi serious
Plot: demon, magic, fantasy world, friendship, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, folk hero, sword and sorcery, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, mystery, state affairs ...
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