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No. 6 (2011)
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No. 6 (2011)
Original name: NO.6
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the near future, most of mankind now lives in a handful of city states. There, for the privileged elite, life should be perfect. But for young Sion, life has become a nightmare since letting a strange boy spend the night in his apartment. Banished to the outskirts of the city, Sion now finds himself in worse danger as his inquiry into a new series of mysterious deaths results in his being arrested on suspicion of murder! Now, on the run, the two young men have only one chance at survival.
Style: yaoi, atmospheric, exciting, bleak, serious, futuristic, josei, stylized, psychological
Plot: social differences, future dystopia, uncover truth, plague, life turned upside down, conspiracy, society, secret organization, fugitives, escapades, infected, teenage life, life is a bitch, gay love, urban, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, rescue, false arrest, insubordination, streetwise, lifesaver, urban ghetto ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, future dystopia, society, heroes, imaginary and rivalry mostly in Animation, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like No. 6: Deadman Wonderland (2011), Wolf's Rain (2003), From the New World (2012), Casshern Sins (2008), Guilty Crown (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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100%
 8.0
 7K
Wolf's Rain (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 701 min.
TV show
Story: In some distant future, it's common knowledge that all wolves have been extinct for 200 years. However, it seems this is false as wolves have not disappeared but rather have taken human form. Kiba, a lone wolf, wanders into a city, trying to ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, wolf, future dystopia, danger, good versus evil, apocalypse, legends and myths, androids and robots, escapades, supernatural, heroic mission, fate of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
From the New World (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Born into a world 1000 years in our future, Saki and her friends live in utopia. Not only is their idyllic community overflowing with resources, but technology is obsolete, thanks to a magical power that grants the ability to materialize anything. ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: coming of age, utopia, good versus evil, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, society, chaos, under the surface, uncover truth, monster, adventure ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 825
Casshern Sins (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Casshern Sins is a reboot of the classic anime series Casshan, produced by Tatsunoko and animated by Madhouse. It premiered in Japan on October 1, 2008, following a sneak preview of the first episode at Otakon 2008 in Baltimore, Maryland. The ...
Style: exciting, captivating, mecha, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, androids and robots, chaos, redemption, memory loss, future dystopia, genetic engineering, post war, hopes, adventure, uncover truth, mystery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Guilty Crown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitaminA program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high school boy who inadvertently obtains an ability ...
Style: mecha, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, imaginary, future dystopia, chaos, teenage love, young heroes, fighting the system, youth, terrorism, supernatural ability, distopia ...
Time: future, 2030s, 2020s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.2
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Psycho-Pass (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Psycho-Pass is a Japanese anime television series that takes place in the future where it is possible to instantaneously measure a person's mental state, personality, and the probability that a person will commit crimes with a device installed ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, graphic violence, master criminal, human nature, police investigation, partners against crime, mastermind, crimes, chase, society, criminal ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kino's Journey (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In this 13-part mini-series, Kino and her talking motorcycle Hermes travel around the world, visiting different countries for three days each in order to learn about each one.
Style: psychological, stylized, serious, thought provoking, road movie
Plot: social differences, young heroes, adventure, drifter, on the road, travel, adventurer, heroes, society, escapades, danger, super vehicle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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RahXephon (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where time passes at a crawl and the blood of your neighbor runs blue, 17 year old high school student Ayato Kamina goes about his daily life within Tokyo Jupiter oblivious to the world around him, having been educated with the fact that ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, mecha, psychological
Plot: teenage life, heroic mission, survival, save the world, rivalry, society, chaos, future dystopia, space travel, youth, danger, escapades ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.2
 73
Gad Guard (2003)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It’s the future, and humanity is worn out. Hajiki’s struggling to make ends meet on the hard-luck streets of Night Town, where everyone is fighting for the same thing: the Gad. If you’ve got a Gad, you’ve got the power of a robotic Techode ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, bleak
Plot: adventure, starting over, society, escapades, fighting crime, survival, life is a bitch, imaginary, rivalry, androids and robots, future dystopia, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
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Parasite Dolls (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Beauty is only skin deep, but when you can’t see beneath the skin, how can you know what you’re really dealing with? In a world where perfect androids called Boomers have infiltrated every aspect of society, it’s the job of Branch to maintain ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, chaos and mayhem, parallel world, future dystopia, chaos, society, imaginary, supernatural, computers and web, technology gone awry, apocalypse, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 14 years after third impact, Ikari Shinji awakens to a world he does not remember. He hasn't aged. Much of Earth is laid in ruins, Nerv has been dismantled, and people who he once protected have turned against him. Befriending the enigmatic ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, surreal, futuristic ...
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, imaginary, save the world, future dystopia, escapades, danger, life is a bitch, young heroes, society, worldwide chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Appleseed XIII (2011)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Appleseed XIII is a 2011 Japanese CGI anime adaptation of Masamune Shirow's science fiction manga series Appleseed. Composed of 13 episodes, the series retold the exploits of ES.W.A.T. member Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos. The series ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, terrorism, save the world, future dystopia, androids and robots, a.i., chaos, rivalry, crimes, danger, fighting crime, partners ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
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Blue Gender (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Blue Gender is a 26-episode anime created by Ryōsuke Takahashi broadcast in Japan from 1999-2000. Blue Gender was created by the Japanese animation studio, AIC and is distributed in the United States by Funimation Entertainment. In 2003, Blue ...
Style: serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: giant, infected, sleeping, graphic violence, man versus machine, danger, society, adventure, imaginary, deadly, androids and robots, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East (2013)
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East is a Japanese manga series by Miyuki Abe based on the epic novel series Nansō Satomi Hakkenden. An anime adaptation of the manga, produced by Studio Deen, premiered on January 5, 2013. A second season has been ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: survival, escapades, siblings relations, plague, danger, family in crisis, village, destiny, curses spells and rituals, village life, boy, church
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2004, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began airing on July 2, 2009.
Style: bleak, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: imaginary, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, danger, supernatural ability, chaos, adventure, future dystopia, heroes, supernatural power, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Broken Saints (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
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: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, saga ...
Plot: mystery, destiny, conspiracy, future dystopia, chaos, creator, religions or cults, escapades, danger, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, society ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.0
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Ergo Proxy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on 25 February 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō Murase, with screenplay by Dai Satō et al.. Ergo Proxy ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, futuristic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, society, murder, investigation, future dystopia, utopia, mysterious character, adventure, apocalypse, a.i., danger ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
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Kiddy Grade (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Two women carry out missions and fight crime across the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, adventure, imaginary, a.i., danger, undercover, space travel, government agency, space and aliens, state affairs, life is a bitch, partners against crime ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Metropolis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: metropolis, robot, megalomaniac, artificial intelligence, heroic mission, world domination, adventure, save the day, self discovery, uncover truth, androids and robots, danger ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo is an anime series loosely based on Alexandre Dumas, père's classic French novel, Le Comte de Monte-Cristo. Spanning 24 episodes, it was produced by Gonzo, directed by Mahiro Maeda and broadcast by Animax ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, captivating, futuristic, surreal ...
Plot: secret identity, convict, vengeance, haunted by the past, mysterious character, escapades, righting the wronged, dishonesty, rivalry, false arrest, betrayal, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: france, japan, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mankind has moved into space. Thousands of people live on giant orbiting space colonies called "Sides." However, the Earth Government, which rules the colonies, is unjust and cruel. A group of revolutionaries builds five robotic weapons ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: soldier, conspiracy, outer space, robot, androids and robots, space wars, rebel, rivalry, politics, betrayal, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Witchblade (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
TV show
Story: Witchblade is an anime series based on the American comic book by the same name. Instead of an adaptation of the original story, the producers decided to create an entire new setup, with all new characters. This co-production between Japanese studio ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, tense, ecchi ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, policewoman, supernatural, adventure, future dystopia, super weapon, escapades, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 395
Gilgamesh (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Over a decade ago, a group of scientists carried out experiments at the Tomb of Gilgamesh, the supposed resting place of the demigod subject of an ages-old myth. After the work at the "Heaven's Gate" facility was abruptly halted, a ...
Style: cynical, serious, twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, chaos, who to trust, future dystopia, apocalypse, uninhibited rivalry, mysterious character, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 8.3
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Gurren Lagann (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the distant future, people build their homes and raise domestic animals in subterranean caverns. As a result, they live in fear of the occasional earthquake and cave-in, and have been for hundreds of years. Jeeha is one such village. One day, a ...
Style: exciting, mecha, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, battles, adventure, beast, heroic mission, battle zone, danger, future dystopia, survival, isolation, fate of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 225
Solty Rei (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: It’s been twelve years since the Blast Fall, an unexplained disaster that left countless dead and many more maimed. Society is divided and every citizen feels the burn, most of all the Resembles – people whose mangled bodies have been rebuilt ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: bounty hunter, survival, social decay, haunted by the past, future dystopia, danger, teaching the ways of the world, society, escapades, missing child, miraculous event, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Place Promised in Our Early Days (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in a alternate postwar period, in 1996, where Japan is divided. Hokkaido is ruled by the "Union" while Honshu and other southern islands are under US authority. A tall tower was built on Hokkaido, which could even be ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspense, captivating, adult animation
Plot: friendship, coma, teenage life, youth, alternate timeline, haunted by the past, future dystopia, apocalypse, life is a bitch, danger, airplane, violin ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, year 1996, year 1999
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
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Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: adventure, save the world, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, time travel, danger, imaginary, heroes, artifact, master warrior, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Virus Buster Serge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Virus Buster Serge, known in Japan simply as Virus is a Japanese media franchise. It originated as an adventure game for the Sega Saturn. It was adapted into an anime television series which was directed by Masami Ōbari, produced by J.C.Staff and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: assassination, chases and races, adventure, imaginary, a.i., escapades, fighting crime, androids and robots, society, race against time, man versus machine, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Toward the Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In the future, mankind's seemingly utopian society is strictly controlled by the government, and anything that threatens to disrupt the status quo is ruthlessly suppressed. When 14 year-old Jomy begins to question the way society is run he ...
Style: futuristic, psychological, bleak, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, imaginary, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, escapades, space travel, adulthood, man versus machine, heroes, life is a bitch, youth, mind control ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Xam'd: Lost Memories (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Set on a peaceful island during a violent terrorist attack, a young boy is suddenly transformed into a metal-cased mercenary. But with this great power comes even greater danger. Aiyuki must discover how to master this remarkable new power-or risk ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, self discovery, young heroes, life turned upside down, escapades, family relations, mysterious character, child in peril, hopes, heroes, youth, imaginary ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%