Movies and TV shows like Dorohedoro

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Dorohedoro (2020)
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Dorohedoro (2020)
Original name: ドロヘドロ
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The story revolves around Kaiman, who does not remember who he was before he was transfigured by a Magic user. This transformation left him with a reptile's head, and a desire to find out the truth about who he really is. Accompanied by Nikaido, his female companion, he tracks down Magic Users in "The Hole" and unceremoniously chomps down on their head, hoping to find out who it was that put him in this state. One by one, they witness this "second man" inside the head of Kaiman, and after pulling them back out of his mouth he asks them all a question... "What did the guy inside my head say?"
Style: bloody, enigmatic, exciting, funny, brutal, seinen
Plot: anthropomorphism, violence, memory loss, reptile, wizards and magicians, search, revenge, human experiment, villain, fictional city, recovery, friendship, partners, hell, black magic, supernatural, zombie, magic, steampunk, sorcerer, burglar, snow, doctor, mushroom, mask ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, humorous and seinen films and TV series with plots about supernatural, violence, friendship, demon, danger, rivalry and heroes mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Dorohedoro: Dororo (2019), One-Punch Man (2015), Hozuki's Coolheadedness (2014), The Ancient Magus' Bride (2017), Blood-C (2011). 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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One-Punch Man (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Hozuki's Coolheadedness (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Hozuki is the chief of staff to the great king of Japanese Hell, King Enma. Dedicated, unflappable and super-sadistic, he oversees the day-to-day operations of Hell, from diplomatic relations with the other Hells to ensuring proper torture of the ...
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The Ancient Magus' Bride (2017)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Duration: 25 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
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The Great Demon King in the Back Row (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: disturbing, entertaining, captivating, tense, exciting
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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