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Garo: Divine Flame (2016)
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Garo: Divine Flame (2016)
Original name: 劇場版 牙狼〈GARO〉‐DIVINE FLAME‐
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Leon, who has succeeded the name of Golden Knight "GARO," devotes himself to train a young Makai Knight for the next generation, together with Prince Alfonso of the Valiante Kingdom. Then, they receive an order to exterminate the most beautiful Horror in the world which resides in a neighboring country "Vazelia." At the same time, a young Makai Knight for the next generation is kidnapped by an unknown person. Leon desperately follows them, only to find that he is surrounded by his enemies at a dead end. Then, a Makai Knight Dario who was supposed to be missing for some time suddenly appears and rescues him. Under his guidance, Leon is led to the town where he meets up a totally unexpected person.
Style: atmospheric, futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: paranormal phenomena, imaginary, demon, magic, investigation, mystery, team, danger, unlikely partners, coldhearted, mysterious disappearance, escapades, reluctant partners, uncover truth, romancing partners

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, stylized, exciting and futuristic films with plots about danger, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, heroes, adventure and supernatural mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Garo: Divine Flame: GARO -VANISHING LINE- (2017), Biohazard 4: Incubate (2006), UN-GO: Chapter of Inga (2011), Shakugan no Shana: The Movie (2007), Short Peace (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
GARO -VANISHING LINE- (2017)
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
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Style: suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: mystery, fate of humanity, paranormal phenomena, unlikely partners, uncover truth, danger, top secret, coldhearted, escapades, superhero, future dystopia, imaginary ...
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Biohazard 4: Incubate (2006)
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A special CGI film made-for DVD summarizing the story of the Resident Evil 4 game, excluding a couple of scenes for narrative consistency. Leon S. Kennedy, now a federal agent, is hired to rescue the president's daughter from a sinister cult.
Style: stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, visually appealing
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Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: suspenseful, mecha, stylized, futuristic, serious
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UN-GO: Chapter of Inga (2011)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Prequel film of UN-GO telling the encounter of Shinjuurou and Inga.
Style: atmospheric, futuristic, psychological, suspenseful
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Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
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Short Peace (2013)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A four-film omnibus that features four short anime films all themed around Japan.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: soldier, royal family, ghost, rivalry, escapades, danger, curses spells and rituals, heroes, imaginary, traveler, samurai, demon ...
Place: japan
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Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a mythical kingdom, the mighty Imperial Knights harness a magical substance known as Aer to power their weapons and protect humanity from the monsters of the forest. But something strange is afoot; the Aer is somehow changing, causing the ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, emotional, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: teens
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Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Style: stylized, exciting, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
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Karas: The Revelation (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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K: Missing Kings (2014)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hakuoki: Demon of the Fleeting Blossom (2014)
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Style: feel good, light, touching, sweet, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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26%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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