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City Hunter: Shinjuku Private Eyes (2019)
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City Hunter: Shinjuku Private Eyes (2019)
Original name: 劇場版シティーハンター 新宿プライベート・アイズ
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ryo Saeba works the streets of Tokyo as the City Hunter. He's a "sweeper" and with his sidekick Kaori Makimura, he keeps the city clean. People hire the City Hunter to solve their dangerous problems, which he does with a Colt Python. When Ryo's not working on a case, he's working on getting the ladies, and Kaori must keep him in check with her trusty 10 kg hammer.
Style: captivating, disturbing, stylized, semi serious, manga
Plot: private detective, martial arts, crimes, spy, investigation, mercenary, bounty hunter, chase, danger, one man army, love interest, one against many

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and stylized films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, martial arts, heroes, friendship and rivalry mostly in Animation, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like City Hunter: Shinjuku Private Eyes: City Hunter: .357 Magnum (1989), Gintama: The Very Final (2021), Lupin III: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006), Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (1993), Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
City Hunter: .357 Magnum (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A beautiful pianist comes to Tokyo for a charity concert - and City Hunter is there. But music isn't his forte. He wants lessons in the language of love. Desperation is the word as bodies start dropping. A foreign dignitary is assassinated in ...
Plot: mercenary, love interest, national security, missing father, lust, missing person, spy, pianist, microchip, private detective, diplomat
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Gintama: The Very Final (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The concluding film to the Gintama anime series, adapting the final chapters of the manga series of the same name written by Hideaki Sorachi. The film covers chapters 699-704 of the original manga, with original material added in.
Style: parody, semi serious, tense, disturbing, humorous
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Gintama: The Final Chapter - Be Forever Yorozuya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: What would have happened if the Shiroyasha never existed? Edo is thrown to chaos by a mysterious cause. Sakata Gintoki, now lives in a world where the future has changed, without him. What has happened to the Yorozuya? Gintoki, who is now a ghost ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, stylized
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Time: near future
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Lupin III: Seven Days Rhapsody (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a successful heist at the race track, Lupin has his sights set on a valuable diamond set to be displayed in seven days. His plan is complicated when he saves a young girl named Michelle from a group of thugs. Michelle's father is very ...
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, obsessive quest, law enforcement, race against time, chase, criminal heroes, escapades, wanted, race track, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Action, Crime
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Duration: 51 min.
Story: Lupin & Jigen have their sights set on a treasure called the Little Comet, which is located in the heavily fortified country of East Doroa. During the heist, Jigen is almost killed by a sniper named Yael Okuzaki. His specialty is preparing ...
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Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (1993)
Genre: Action, Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspector Zenigata has been removed from the Lupin case which leaves him despondent, and he ends up drinking with Lupin & Jigen. Lupin decides that he and his gang should work with Zenigata to solve his new case, investigating a group of ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: interpol, heist, submarine, adventure, escapades, chase, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, partners, crimes, crime, special agents ...
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Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Kenshiro (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film's story is a prequel to the Fist of the North Star depicting the one year interval between Kenshiro's defeat at the hands of Shin and their later battle. Unlike the others in the series this film has a completely original ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, suspenseful, splatter
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Time: future, 2000s
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Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic (2017)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
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Duration: 101 min.
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43%
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Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Not paying attention to his job, a young demon allows the evil cleansing machine to overflow and explode, turning the young demon into the infamous monster Janemba. Goku and Vegita make solo attempts to defeat the monster, but realize their only ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, chaos, take over, battles, farce, silly humor, inadvertently, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, parallel world, apocalypse ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13 (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 46 min.
Story: Dr. Gero's Androids #13, #14, and #15 are awakened by the laboratory computers and immediately head to the mall where Goku is shopping. After Goku, Trunks, and Vegita defeat #14 and #15, #13 absorbs their inner computers and becomes a super ...
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Audience: pre-teens, teens
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Time: future
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Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Romance
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, mecha
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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