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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Original name: 鬼滅の刃
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 herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, absurd, suspense, disturbing, biting
Plot: adventure, demon, friendship, murder, supernatural, danger, death, teamwork, mentor, violence, sword, destiny, dark fantasy, death of family, vengeance, adaptation, youth, parents and children, society, mutilation, magic, samurai, redemption, rivalry, massacre ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, suspenseful and serious films and TV series with plots about danger, violence, escapades, rivalry, heroes, friendship and fight mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba: Dororo (2019), Blue Exorcist (2011), Bleach (2004), Stray God (2014), Seraph of the End (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dororo (2019)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Blue Exorcist (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, 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 ...
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The show revolves around Ichigo Kurosaki, a good-hearted 15-year-old high school student who carries the undesired ability to see spirits. Others in his family (two sisters and his father) carry this ability to some extent as well. One evening, he ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Seraph of the End (2015)
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Duration: 24 min.
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: captivating, exciting, disturbing, bleak
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Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Duration: 23 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Duration: 24 min.
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