Movies and TV shows like Yasuke

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Yasuke (2021)
Yasuke (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
TV show
Story: In a war-torn feudal Japan filled with mechs and magic, the greatest ronin never known, Yasuke, struggles to maintain a peaceful existence after a past life of violence. But when a local village becomes the center of social upheaval between warring daimyo, Yasuke must take up his sword and transport a mysterious child who is the target of dark forces and bloodthirsty warlords.
Style: mecha, brutal
Plot: samurai, magic, violence, warrior, power, sword, legend, armor, katana, black
Time: 16th century
Place: africa, japan

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Most similar movies to Yasuke

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, captivating and serious films and TV series with plots about violence, samurai, adventure, magic, heroes, martial arts and fight mostly in Animation, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Yasuke: Blade of the Immortal (2019), Samurai Jack (2001), Samurai Champloo (2004), Afro Samurai (2007), Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Legend of the Dog Warriors: The Hakkenden (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 420 min.
TV show
Story: The Hakkenden is an OVA series by AIC in two sequences, the second subtitled Shinshō. A TV series sequel, Shin Hakkenden, aired in 1999. The anime is based on the epic novel Nansō Satomi Hakkenden written by Kyokutei Bakin during the latter half ...
Plot: samurai, adaptation, violence, ninjitsu, magic, reincarnation, historical event, sword
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Blade of the Immortal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A young girl named Rin seeks to avenge her parents, who were ruthlessly killed by a group of master swordsmen, with the help of cursed samurai Manji, who is seemingly immortal.
Style: brutal, bloody, melancholic, philosophical, breathtaking ...
Plot: samurai, revenge, immortality, murderer, journey, partners, love, search, redemption, oath, battles, curse ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Samurai Jack (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Made by Genndy Tartakovsky, this animated series tells the story of a great warrior displaced to the distant future by the evil shape-shifting wizard Aku. The world has become a bleak place under the rule of Aku, segregated into fantastic tribes and ...
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: samurai, master warrior, time travel, sword fight, good versus evil, martial arts, warrior, villain, violence, heroic mission, danger, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Meiji Era was one of great renewal for Japan, where swords and killing were outlawed. However, many survivors from the time of Revolution still live, lurking in the shadows and waiting for a chance to use their killing blades again. Only Kenshin ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Plot: samurai, master warrior, sword fight, martial arts, battles, innocence, heroes, glory, reconciliation, bully, escapades, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Samurai Champloo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mugen is a ferocious, animalistic warrior with a fighting style inspired by break-dancing. Jin is a ronin samurai who wanders the countryside alone. They may not be friends, but their paths continually cross. And when ditzy waitress Fuu gets ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, martial arts, danger, pride and honor, katana, friendship, master warrior, obsessive quest, on the road, hip hop, journey ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.7
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Afro Samurai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.In the Afro Samurai world there are many headbands and they signify the best fighters in the world. If a person should hold number 1, they are ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, sexual activity, danger, death, african american, vengeance, deadly, adventure, killings, master warrior, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, humorous, absurd, suspense ...
Plot: demon, adventure, death, friendship, supernatural, danger, magic, murder, teamwork, sword, violence, mentor ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
After War Gundam X (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Taking place 15 years after the 7th Space War, the surviving 98 million residents of Earth try to make a living as best they can in the post apocalyptic landscape. Mobile Suits and weapons left over from the war fall into the hands of civilians as ...
Style: mecha
Plot: giant robots, battles, pilot, fight, post apocalypse, violence, giant robot, teenager, battle
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Gibiate (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2030, Japan. A virus has infected humans throughout the world. Infected people turn into different forms of monsters based on their ages, sexes and races. The virus is named 'Gibia' - after being rich in variety like gibia. Just then, a ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Plot: samurai, martial arts, survival, post apocalypse, violence, apocalypse, fight, pandemic, camaraderie, virus, danger, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Yoroiden Samurai Troopers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Goblin Slayer (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It's the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who's dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by ...
Style: brutal, bloody, rough, erotic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: goblin, murder, priestess, violence, magic, mentor, sexuality, blood, rape, young girl, fantasy world, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.1
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Black Clover (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Asta and Yuno were abandoned together at the same church, and have been inseparable since. As children, they promised that they would compete against each other to see who would become the next Emperor Magus. However, as they grew up, some ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Beginning its tale in 19th century England, young aristocrat Jonathan Joestar finds himself locked in bitter rivalry with Dio Brando, a low-born boy who Jonathan’s father took under his wing after the death of Dio’s father. Discontent with his ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, tense, comic, brutal ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kuromukuro (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: During the construction of the Kurobe Dam, an ancient artifact was discovered, and so the United Nations Kurobe Research Institute was established. Intellectuals from all over the world gathered to study the object, and the children of those ...
Style: mecha, suspense, captivating, thought provoking, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: She's a thief. A killer. A saint and a scandal. She's whatever you need her to be to get the job done. She's Fujiko Mine, the slinky, sultry thread that holds Lupin III's crew together -- and this is the heist that started it all.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense, contemplative ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Samurai 7 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa's highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and its music was composed by Kaoru Wada and Eitetsu Hayashi. There are ...
Style: futuristic, serious, epic, stylized, adult animation
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 2K
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shigurui is a manga series written by Norio Nanjo and illustrated by Takayuki Yamaguchi, based on the first chapter of the novel Suruga-jō Gozen Jiai by Norio Nanjō. An animated television adaptation, based on the first 32 chapters of the manga, ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: contests and competitions, samurai, martial arts, mercilessness, rivalry, duel, mortal combat, championship, blind character, ambition, haunted by the past, ruler ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Tokyo Babylon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
TV show
Story: Subaru Sumeragi, a young Onmyouji sorcerer, investigates a series of unusual murders with the aid of his twin sister and fellow Onmyouji Seishirô.
Plot: magic, sorcerer, witchcraft, fraternal twins, twin, twin brother, twins, brother sister relationship, older actors younger roles, twin sister, supernatural power, gore ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Duration: 30 min.
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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: captivating, exciting, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: After encounters with a dragon and a princess on her own mission, a Dragon Knight becomes embroiled in events larger than he could have ever imagined.
Style: entertaining, captivating
Plot: netflix, dragon, warrior, magic, magician, knight, adventure, convertible, wizards and magicians, wizards, fight, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Samurai X: Reflection (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
TV show
Story: Despite his happy marriage to Kamiya Kaoru and the birth of their first child, Kenji, Himura Kenshin continues his tireless search for atonement even as illness threatens to claim his life and rob him of him of his memories.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, hopes, family problems, starting over, haunted by the past, tragedy, heroes, romance, estrangement, family relations, righting the wronged, heroic mission ...
Place: japan, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A young boy is saved from death at the hands of bandits by a passing swordsman. The swordsman offers to take the boy in as his apprentice and renames him "Kenshin". After years of training, Kenshin abandons his master to join the growing ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, surprise ending ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
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Get Backers (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Italy, UK, Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: They're the Get Backers, and they live by a simple motto: If it was taken, we'll get it back. Their success rate is 100%. They may have no luck with money, but they always come through on a job, no matter how small. Ban and Ginji are no ...
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, enigmatic
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Scrapped Princess (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Pacifica Casull is the most feared and hated person by the followers of the God Mauser. Known as the Scrapped Princess, she is the poison that will destroy the world. To avoid being killed by the zealots of Mauser, Pacifica and her adoptive brother ...
Style: serious, captivating, mecha
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kubo mesmerizes the people in his village with his magical gift for spinning wild tales with origami. When he accidentally summons an evil spirit seeking vengeance, Kubo is forced to go on a quest to solve the mystery of his fallen samurai father ...
Style: breathtaking, stylized, atmospheric, touching, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: samurai, creativity, magic, sword, storytelling, talking animals, origami, adventure, strong female character, friendship, imagination, destiny ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
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Voltes V (1977)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Chōdenji Machine Voltes V (超電磁マシーン ボルテスV Chōdenji Mashīn Borutesu Faibu?, Super Electromagnetic Machine Voltes Five) more popularly known as Voltes V, is a Japanese anime television series that was first aired on TV Asahi ...
Style: mecha
Plot: robot, rival, alien invasion, giant robot, giant robots, rivals
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 15K
InuYasha (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kagome Higurashi is a modern day young girl who lives with her family by the old Higure shrine. Unbeknownst to Kagome, she is the reincarnation of priestess Kikyo and posseses the "Jewel of Four Souls" (the Shikon jewel). One ill-fated ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, magic, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, mission, imaginary, good versus evil, journey, supernatural ability, monk ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 35K
Ninja Scroll (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold... or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways and ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, samurai, master warrior, heroes, duel, supernatural, demon, violence, graphic violence, good versus evil, monster ...
Time: middle ages, ancient times
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mobile Fighter G Gundam (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year Future Century 60, the Earth's elite have departed from the polluted planet to live in orbiting space colonies, each nation with its own. Below them live the commoners, people who try hard to make a living in the dingy cities and ...
Style: mecha
Plot: tournament, youth, young adult, headband, power, robot, pilot, giant robot, fight, piloted giant robot, violence, battles ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Saga of Tanya the Evil (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: On the front lines of the war, there is a little girl. Blond hair, blue eyes, and porcelain white skin, she commands her squad with lisping voice. Her name is Tanya Degurechaff. But in reality, she is one of Japan's most elite salarymen, reborn ...
Style: thought provoking, exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: death, military, magic, danger, life & death, parallel world, war, soldier, violence, dishonesty, vengeance, brutality ...
Time: 1910s
Place: japan, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%